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Yale First Nation puts hold on treaty implementation

Yale First Nation logo 1Statement cites ‘flaws’ that cannot be solved within treaty process

B.C.’s troubled treaty process has been dealt another major blow with the announcement Thursday by a tiny First Nation along the Fraser River that it is suspending implementation of its agreement.

The Yale First Nation is one of a handful of First Nations to complete negotiations with the federal and B.C. governments since the costly process began in 1992.

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