Pot Shops on every corner … ?

Six Nations Band Council’s Cannabis Task Force launched their first public session on cannabis with hopes of educating the community on what has become one of the most controversial issues to hit First Nation communities. First Nations leadership has taken to the proverbial pulpit to demand they have the right to govern the sale and distribution of legalized marijuana within their communities. They argue they have not had enough time or the money needed to prepare for changes that will hit their communities once the product has been legalized and asked for a delay in implementing Bill C-45.The AFN has a committee looking at the needs of First Nations and making sure they get the support they need around health, social and the economic issues that are hitting communities even…

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