Betty Ann Lavallee

Chief Of Congress Of Aboriginal Peoples To Step Down

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 04.10.2015 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - National Chief Betty Ann Lavallee is resigning as head of the Congress of Aboriginal Peoples.She says she will step down as of September to s...

Landmark Metis Rights Ruling UPHELD

CP | Steve Rennie, The Canadian Press | Posted 06.17.2014 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - The Federal Court of Appeal has largely upheld a landmark ruling that could extend Ottawa's responsibilities to hundreds of thousands of abor...

'It's Absolutely Ridiculous'

CP | Steve Rennie, The Canadian Press | Posted 10.27.2013 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - The Congress of Aboriginal Peoples has urged the Attawapiskat First Nation to postpone band council elections until all members living off-re...

Bieber In Hot Water Over 'Indian' Comment

CBC | Posted 10.03.2012 | Canada Music

Pop star Justin Bieber is facing criticism from an aboriginal group after saying that he believes he is part aboriginal and can fill up at the pumps f...