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What does OMAA stand for?

OMAA stands for Ontario Metis Aboriginal Association (Ontario, Canada)

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THUNDER BAY The Ontario Metis Aboriginal Association (OMAA) has lost a bid to try and get constitutionally-protected Metis hunting and fishing rights recognized for its members.
That means organizations such as the Ontario Metis Aboriginal Association and the Ontario Aboriginal Forestry Coalition will have to negotiate with the government.
On appeal, the court granted intervenor status to four Aboriginal organizations: the Ontario Metis Aboriginal Association (OMAA), of which the Powleys were members in 1993; Aboriginal Services of Toronto (which provides legal advice); the Congress of Aboriginal Peoples; and the Metis National Council, with which the Metis Nation of Ontario (MNO) is affiliated.
Since the ruling is based on Charter and constitutional grounds, it may help Metis in their quest for greater rights traditionally extended only to status Indians, said Robert MacRae, the lawyer representing the Ontario Metis Aboriginal Association in the casino case.
[ILLUSTRATION OMITTED] OWEN SOUND The Ontario Metis Aboriginal Association held an information meeting in Owen Sound Oct.