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First Nations take on federal plan for pot legislation

The government's failure to more comprehensively consult with Indigenous groups ahead of the planned marijuana legalization is an example of how the relationship with Ottawa needs to change, according to Ontario Regional Chief Isadore Day.

This week, the Assembly of First Nations voted to push the government to include them in the tax revenue sharing deal from the profits of marijuana grown and sold on their territories.

http://www.cbc.ca/radio/thehouse/first-nations-take-on-federal-plan-for-pot-legislation-1.4646900

 

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