In a little-noticed decision with possible national repercussions, Mexico’s high court has come out in favor of an indigenous community in the state of Chihuahua. In a ruling publicized this month, Mexican Supreme Court justices determined that the community of Huitosachi has a right to participate in the decision-making of the Copper Canyon Trust Fund, an organization spearheading tourism development in Chihuahua’s Sierra Tarahumara region.
Monday, April 02, 2012
Mexican Supreme Court Ruling Favors Tarahumara
Mexico Supreme Court says Tarahumara have Constitutional right to participate in projects that would affect them
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