Supreme Court of Canada’s Aboriginal Law Report Card

Here’s the Supreme Court of Canada’s report card in Aboriginal law.  Since the repatriation of the Constitution in 1982, the court has  found in favour (the “u” is added for all our dear Canadian friends) of Aboriginal interests a total of 21/64 times, or 32.8%.  The current make-up of the court (McLachlin, Binnie, LeBel, Deschamps, Fish, Abella, Charron, Rothstein, and Cromwell) have individually found in favour of Aboriginal interests 65/175 times, or 37.1%.

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