Mr. Justice Berger


Listen to Mr. Justice Berger

Judge Thomas Berger talking to Chief Jim Antoine in 1975.

In 1977, a Royal Commission looking into proposals to construct a pipeline from the Arctic Ocean to Alberta recommended a 10-year moratorium on pipeline development in the Mackenzie Valley until native land claims could be settled. That was only the beginning. Paul Kennedy talks with the head of the Mackenzie Valley Pipeline Inquiry, justice Thomas Berger.




Read more:

CBC News InDepth: The Mackenzie Valley Pipeline

CBC Digital Archives: The Berger Pipeline Inquiry


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