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'Grand Rush for the Indian Territory!' Sliammon Treaty Ratified Amid Total Voting Chaos

Grand Rush For The Indian Territory!: Sliammon Treaty Ratified Amid Total Voting Chaos

http://vancouver.mediacoop.ca/story/sliammon-treaty-ratified-total-votin...

"...There was 57 percent voter approval for the Final Agreement that has cost their community almost two decades in negotiations under the BC Treaty Commission. The First Nation owes at least $18 Million of their $30 Million Settlement Capital Transfer in loans undertaken to finance these negotiations. Sliammon has secured Fee Simple Title to five percent of their traditional territory, with BC now in possession of underlying title to that, and the other 95 percent in full.

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