Ontario's Special Investigations Unit is still investigating the death of Abdirahman Abdi, who died in a violent arrest by Ottawa cops.
"Giving companies first rights to water, over long-standing Indigenous treaties or any other recognized water licences holders is clearly a human rights issue."
The mining giant says it has the "full support" of First Nations to start the project, but it's hardly guaranteed to happen.
Fire crews are already experiencing fatigue and have had to take time off.
"It's hard to ignore what harm there is in presenting the identity of indigenous women as hypersexual, passive beings."
The North Farm Training Institute is planned to take over an old pork factory, "the derelict symbol of unsustainable farming."
Beyond the issue of disclosure, many in the NWT say the government is getting ahead of itself in allowing the unconventional horizontal drilling practice into the territory.
If the lawsuit is successful, it may open the door for First Nations across the country to file similar suits.