Grassy Narrows First Nation asserts sovereignty to pass Anishinaabe law on alcohol use

Grassy Narrows Checkpoint

A traditional Anishinaabe law on alcohol possession is now in effect in Grassy Narrows north of Kenora, Ont., a clear departure from the Indian Act and a rare move that Chief Randy Fobister hopes will help address social problems exacerbated by the pandemic.

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