The appeal by the Yellowknife Public Denominational District Education Authority (the “Board”) was dismissed where the court found that there was no statutory authority in the Northwest Territories, express or implied, requiring that a candidate for trustee of a Catholic public denominational school board be Catholic

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Administrative law – Decisions of administrative tribunals – School boards – Composition – Compliance with legislation – Human rights complaints – Religion – Legislation – Constitutional issues Yellowknife Public Denominational District Education Authority v. Euchner, [2008] N.W.T.J. No. 95, Northwest Territories Court of Appeal, December 12, 2008, C.A. Fraser C.J.N.W.T., C.M. Conrad and C. O’Brien ...