Fourteen years ago grassroots Grassy Narrows trappers started a legal action against Ontario to stop cleacut logging from destroying their way of life. On May 15, Keewatin vs. MNR will finally be heard by the Supreme Court of Canada.
Ontario has made final plans for another decade of clearcut logging on Grassy Narrows Territory against the clear objections of the community.
Read earlier reports on earlier stages in this legal action:
Documents filed with the Supreme Court: