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Nov 15, 2018, 10:59 ET Supreme Court Decision: The Innu will not back down in their $900 million lawsuit against Rio Tinto (IOC)

UASHAT MAK MANI-UTENAM, QC, Nov. 15, 2018 /CNW Telbec/ - The Innu First Nations of Uashat mak Mani-utenam and Matimekush-Lac John are disappointed by today's decision of the Supreme Court of Canada...


Apr 13, 2018, 11:24 ET Development of the Labrador Trough - Position of the Innu of the North Shore

UASHAT MAK MANI-UTENAM, QC, April 13, 2018 /CNW Telbec/ - In response to yesterday's announcement of a new partnership between Quebec and Newfoundland and Labrador with respect to the development of...


Apr 12, 2017, 17:00 ET Bloom Lake Mine Reopening: ITUM Concludes an Impact Benefit Agreement With Champion Iron

UASHAT MAK MANI-UTENAM, QC, April 12, 2017 /CNW Telbec/ - The Innu Takuaikan Uashat mak Mani-utenam (ITUM) Council is happy to announce the signing of an impact benefit agreement (IBA) with Quebec...


Jan 16, 2017, 07:24 ET Inquiry into the circumstances and causes of five suicides that occurred in 2015 in the community of Uashat Mak Mani-Utenam: The Innu Council is seeking quick implementation of the Coroner's

UASHAT MAK MANI-UTENAM, QC, Jan. 16, 2017 /CNW Telbec/ - The Innu Council of Uashat Mak Mani-Utenam (ITUM) and the Chief Mike McKenzie undertake to adopt appropriate measures to quickly implement the ...


Dec 22, 2016, 18:49 ET Innu Joins the Unanimous Call From the Cree, Inuit and Naskapi Demanding a Complete Closure of Sport Hunting of the Leafs River Caribou Herd

NITASSINAN, QC, Dec. 22, 2016 /CNW Telbec/ - The Innu Nation fully supports the repeated and sustained demands of the Cree, Inuit and Naskapi on the immediate closure of sport hunting in James Bay as ...


Oct 20, 2016, 12:27 ET Another victory in the Innu's $900 million lawsuit against Rio Tinto (IOC)

UASHAT MAK MANI-UTENAM, QC, Oct. 20, 2016 /CNW Telbec/ - The Innu First Nations of Uashat mak Mani-utenam and Matimekush-Lac John welcome yesterday's decision by the Quebec Superior Court, which...


Dec 09, 2015, 06:00 ET /R E P E A T -- Invitation to Media - News Conference - Victorious and Historic Supreme Court Ruling Against Rio Tinto for Two Québec Innu First Nations and for British Columbia's Saik'uz and

OTTAWA, Dec. 8, 2015 /CNW Telbec/ - Québec Innu Chiefs Mike McKenzie and Réal McKenzie, of Uashat mak Mani-utenam and Matimekush-Lac John First Nations respectively, and Chiefs Stanley Thomas and...


Dec 08, 2015, 11:59 ET Invitation to Media - News Conference - Victorious and Historic Supreme Court Ruling Against Rio Tinto for Two Québec Innu First Nations and for British Columbia's Saik'uz and Stellat'en First Nations

OTTAWA, Dec. 8, 2015 /CNW Telbec/ - Québec Innu Chiefs Mike McKenzie and Réal McKenzie, of Uashat mak Mani-utenam and Matimekush-Lac John First Nations respectively, and Chiefs Stanley Thomas and...


Nov 09, 2015, 12:04 ET Suicides in Uashat Mak Mani-utenam: Council Launches an Appeal to Justin Trudeau; Calls for Concrete Actions

UASHAT MAK MANI-UTENAM, QC, Nov. 9, 2015 /CNW Telbec/ - The Uashat mak Mani-utenam Council (ITUM) applauds the Quebec government's decision to hold a public inquest into the causes and circumstances...


Jul 10, 2015, 15:25 ET Sept-Iles multipurpose port: No projects without consent of the Innu of Uashat mak Mani-utenam

UASHAT MAK MANI-UTENAM, QC, July 10, 2015 /CNW Telbec/ - The saga involving Innu Takuaikan Uashat mak Mani-utenam (ITUM) and the multipurpose port in Sept-Iles is not over. The future of the port and ...


Apr 16, 2015, 10:12 ET Mining vs. Aboriginal Rights in Canada - Rio Tinto told to pay its rent to the Innu People

LONDON, UK, April 16, 2015 /CNW Telbec/ - Three First Nations chiefs, dressed in traditional garb and aware of the historic nature of their action, have come to London to address the shareholders of...


Apr 09, 2015, 11:13 ET Dispute with IOC: Innu Chiefs in Europe to meet the shareholders of Rio Tinto

UASHAT MAK MANI-UTENAM, QC, April 9, 2015 /CNW Telbec/ - With no end in sight in the dispute between the Innu of Matimekush-Lac John and Uashat Mak Mani-Utenam and the Iron Ore Company of Canada...


Oct 01, 2014, 13:06 ET "Stones of Shame" returned to IOC/Rio Tinto: Innu First Nations demand that IOC/Rio Tinto pay its rent

MONTREAL, Oct. 1, 2014 /CNW Telbec/ - In a historically symbolic gesture, the Innu First Nations of Uashat mak Mani-utenam and Matimekush-Lac John returned two enormous iron ore stones from the...


Jul 30, 2013, 06:00 ET "When is a mine not a mine?" - IOC - Rio Tinto & IOC's illegal mining activities the subject of a new lawsuit filed by Canadian Aboriginal group

UASHAT MAK MANI-UTENAM, QC, July 30, 2013 /CNW Telbec/ - The Innu First Nation of Uashat Mak Mani-utenam filed another lawsuit on July 22, 2013, this time in Federal Court, in regard to Rio Tinto's...


Jul 09, 2013, 12:28 ET Canadian Aboriginal group will not back down in fight against Rio Tinto's IOC - Buyer beware - Warning to potential purchasers of Rio Tinto's IOC

UASHAT MAK MANI-UTENAM, QC, July 9, 2013 /CNW Telbec/ - The Innu First Nation of Uashat Mak Mani-Utenam wishes to remind potential purchasers of Rio Tinto's share of Iron Ore Company of Canada (IOC)...


Mar 20, 2013, 15:04 ET $900 million lawsuit filed against Rio Tinto's IOC

Innu communities of Uashat Mak Mani-Utenam and Matimekush-Lac John defend their aboriginal rights MONTREAL, March 20, 2013 /CNW Telbec/ - On March 18 at the Quebec Superior Court in Montreal, the...


Mar 20, 2013, 09:00 ET /R E P E A T -- Invitation to the media - Uashat Mak Mani-Utenam and Matimekush-Lac John defend their aboriginal rights - Legal proceedings against Rio Tinto's IOC/

MONTREAL, March 19, 2013 /CNW Telbec/ - Media representatives are invited to attend a press conference during which representatives from the Uashat Mak Mani-Utenam and Matimekush-Lac John Innu...


Mar 19, 2013, 18:21 ET Invitation to the media - Uashat Mak Mani-Utenam and Matimekush-Lac John defend their aboriginal rights - Legal proceedings against Rio Tinto's IOC

MONTREAL, March 19, 2013 /CNW Telbec/ - Media representatives are invited to attend a press conference during which representatives from the Uashat Mak Mani-Utenam and Matimekush-Lac John Innu...


Sep 27, 2012, 12:14 ET CN's Railway project on Quebec's North Shore - No project without the consent of the Innu of Uashat mak Mani-Utenam

UASHAT MAK MANI-UTENAM, QC, Sept. 27, 2012 /CNW Telbec/ - The Innu of Uashat mak Mani-Utenam (ITUM) wish to send a clear message: without their consent, there won't be a new railway on their...


Aug 28, 2012, 13:55 ET Investment of $1 billion - ITUM a partner in wind energy projects on its territory

UASHAT, QC, Aug. 28, 2012 /CNW Telbec/ - Innu Takuaikan Uashat Mak Mani-Utenam (ITUM) is pleased to announce that it will partner with three businesses in order to participate on the development, the ...


Dec 20, 2010, 11:51 ET LABRADOR IRON MINES LTD AND INNU TAKUAIKAN UASHAT MAK MANI-UTENAM (ITUM)
REACH AN AGREEMENT-IN-PRINCIPLE
FOR THE DEVELOPMENT OF MINING PROJECTS IN SCHEFFERVILLE

UASHAT, QC, Dec. 20 /CNW Telbec/ - Representatives of Innu Takuaikan Uashat Mak Mani-Utenam (ITUM) and the Labrador Iron Mines (TSX: LIM) reached an Agreement-in-Principle (AIP) concerning the...