First Nation fighting financial transparency law seeks help from UN

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The Onion Lake Cree Nation's case against the transparency legislation was heard in Saskatoon Federal Court last month, and a decision is pending.The Onion Lake Cree Nation’s case against the transparency legislation was heard in Saskatoon Federal Court last month, and a decision is pending.
The Onion Lake Cree Nation’s case against the transparency legislation was heard in Saskatoon Federal Court last month, and a decision is pending.

Shallima Maharaj, Global News http://globalnews.ca/news/2200113/first-nation-fighting-financial-transparency-law-seeks-help-from-un/

ONION LAKE, Sask. – A First Nation challenging a federal law that requires Indian bands to make their finances public says it is seeking help from the United Nations.

The Onion Lake Cree Nation’s case against the transparency legislation was heard in Saskatoon Federal Court last month, and a decision is pending.

Global News

The band contends the law violates treaty rights and that Ottawa has wrongfully cut non-essential funding to First Nations that have not complied.

READ MORE: Nearly 200 First Nations could lose funding for failing to report finances

Chief Okimaw Wallace Fox says he has written…

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