Red Lake Nation News - Babaamaajimowinan (Telling of news in different places)

After marijuana charges, questions on sovereignty emerge


The Flandreau Santee Sioux had an understanding with the federal government: the tribe could grow and sell marijuana so long as it kept it on the reservation and out of the hands of minors and criminals.

It didn't have a deal with Marty Jackley.

The South Dakota attorney general this week brought criminal charges against two Colorado consultants hired by the tribe to help set up a marijuana operation on its reservation south of Brookings.


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