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AP

Northern Gateway Opponents Are Finally Getting Their Day in Court

Eighteen lawsuits, including ones brought by our clients, have been filed and consolidated in to one mega-hearing that begins in Vancouver on Thursday. In the courtroom, Enbridge and the federal government will be up against steadfast, unwavering opposition from a diverse set of interest that includes First Nations communities, environmental groups and organized labour
CP

Enbridge Pipeline Must Be Opposed With 'Massive Civil Disobedience'

The Conservative government's decision to approve the Northern Gateway pipeline is the greatest threat to national unity since the Quebec crisis in 1995. It is reminiscent of Pierre Trudeau's National Energy Program of 1980, except in that case the program could be and was cancelled. This is, simply put, an "up yours" to our province of B.C.
CP

The Next Pipeline Battle

A long slog is over for the folks at Enbridge. The verdict from the federal cabinet is finally in and it's a go for the Northern Gateway pipeline project. Let the next slog begin. Sadly for the...
CP

Harper Just Picked A Pipeline Fight He Can't Win

The next hurdle, should it come to that, is the escalation of protests and the use of peaceful civil disobedience to stop the pipeline. Already over 20,000 people have pledged to join with First Nations to do whatever it takes to stop the pipeline and prevent the destruction it would bring with it.
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Northern Gateway Pipeline Needs 6th B.C. Condition

The federal government's failure to respect the will of British Columbians is particularly ironic. In 1980 when Trudeau introduced the National Energy Program, Albertans were outraged. They argued that it was utterly inappropriate for the federal government to interfere with their energy policy as it was deemed to be within provincial jurisdiction. Have we not learned anything from history?
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Harper Will Regret Enbridge Northern Gateway Pipeline Approval

First Nations will undoubtedly take the project to court and if need be, tens of thousands of British Columbians have pledged to stand with them and take direct action to stop this pipeline. Hopefully it won't have to come to that. Ultimately, if after everything, Enbridge still tries to ram their pipeline through B.C., it may make Clayoquot Sound look like a walk in the park. Assuming he doesn't surprise us by rejecting Enbridge outright, Harper will end up regretting that he didn't oppose this pipeline, as it will likely cost him some critical seats in a close election.
CP

Northern Gateway Opponents Have A Plan

VANCOUVER - Resigned, perhaps, that federal government approval of the Northern Gateway pipeline is inevitable, opponents of the project are formulating a plan to make sure British Columbia's politici...
AP

Northern Gateway Key Events Timeline

VANCOUVER - Milestones in the Northern Gateway project, which received federal approval on Tuesday:March 6, 2002: Calgary-based Enbridge (TSX:ENB) announces preliminary plans for a pipeline linking th...