Saskatchewan Government, FSIN Sign Guidelines For Entry to First Nations Land

Recently, the Saskatchewan Ministry of Environment and the Federation of Sovereign Indigenous Nations (FSIN) have jointly endorsed a set of guidelines related to entry onto First Nations reserves. The agreement builds upon previous guidelines and creates a processĀ for conservation officers to follow when accessing First Nations reserves to conduct law enforcement duties.

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Sask First Nation Chief Removed After Evidence of Vote-Buying

Indigenous and Northern Affairs Canada has set aside the election of the chief of the Mosquito, Grizzly Bear’s Head and Lean Man First Nation. Unfortunately, this is not the first time in recent times there have been irregularities at the Saskatchewan First Nation. Three years ago Chief Noel Stone Jr. and a band councilor were declared ineligible after vote-buying was uncovered.

By David Shield, CBC News Posted: Oct 31, 2016

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