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The Supreme Court dismissed the criminal charges in two cases relating to the fishing rights of the Sámi

The Supreme Court has dis­missed all charges in two cases per­tain­ing to the rights of the lo­cal Sámi to fish in the Ut­sjoki and Vet­si­joki rivers, which be­long to the Teno­joki river sys­tem. The Supreme Court up­held the de­ci­sions of the La­p­land Dis­trict Court, which had also dis­missed the charges.

Press release 13.4.2022

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