Mining for human rights in Latin America

In the last session of Parliament, Liberal MP John McKay introduced a bill that would have offered some regulation of Canadian mining corporations operating overseas. The bill, C-300, was defeated in its third reading but it seems it's far from dead—outside Parliament in the court of public opinion.

Jim Creskey
Published: Wednesday, 08/31/2011 12:00 am EDT

In the last session of Parliament, Liberal MP John McKay introduced a bill that would have offered some regulation of Canadian mining corporations operating overseas. The bill, C-300, was defeated in its third reading but it seems it's far from dead—outside Parliament in the court of public opinion.

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