Treaties mark legitimacy of First Nation jurisdiction

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Chief Isador Day-Photo by Anishinabeck News


Treaties mark legitimacy of First Nation jurisdiction


"Anishinabek Nation Lake Huron Regional Chief Isadore Day says that First Nation issues and interests will be more defined this year at the 15th Annual Prospectors and Developers Association (PDAC) meeting being held this week in Toronto.

Major issues affecting Ontario’s resource sector will be discussed,” says Chief Day whose community of Serpent River is signatory of the Robinson Huron Treaty of 1850. “Developers and investors seek to establish formal business relationships with respect to the mining industry. The Ring of Fire is one of many examples.”

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