Chief Daniel Morris filed documents asking Federal Court to restore First Nation’s control of funding
By Phillippe Morin, CBC News, May 6, 2016
A group of Liard First Nation members is opposed to a recent court action launched by their chief and council.
In early April, Chief Daniel Morris filed court documents in Vancouver asking the Federal Court to restore the First Nation’s control of federal funding.
The First Nation, based in Watson Lake, Yukon, has been under third-party management for two years. The condition was imposed after it fell more than $700,000 in debt and failed to abide by the Federal First Nations Transparency Act. Read the rest of this entry