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Name  Alfred Scow

Died  February 26, 2013

Education  University of British Columbia Faculty of Law

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Alfred John Scow (born April 10, 1927, in Alert Bay, British Columbia, died Feb 26, 2013) was the first Aboriginal person to graduate from a BC law school, the first Aboriginal lawyer called to the BC bar and the first Aboriginal legally trained judge appointed to the BC Provincial Court.

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Judge Scow received numerous awards including the UBC Great Trekker Award, Aboriginal Achievement awards, a UBC Honorary Doctor of Laws Degree, the Order of Canada, and the Order of British Columbia.

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Scow was also a hereditary chief of the Kwikwasutinuxw of the Kwakwaka'wakw people.

References

Alfred Scow Wikipedia


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