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A consumer facing the Indian Act

04/02/2018

In French:

“A consumer facing the Indian Act”, Radio-Canada.ca, 4 February 2018
http://ici.radio-canada.ca/espaces-autochtones/a-la-une/document/nouvelles/article/1080951/biens-insaisissables-autochtones-loi-indiens

Under the Indian Act, property of a registered Indian situated on a reserve is exempt from seizure. A consumer learned the lesson the hard way. But this protection also has perverse effects for Aboriginal people. David Schulze is quoted.