Newspaper article The Canadian Press

National Audio 6:35 PM ET

Newspaper article The Canadian Press

National Audio 6:35 PM ET

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National Audio 6:35 PM ET

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NAT140 - (Sask-Indigenous-Pot) REGINA. x-07s. Saskatchewan's justice minister is set to meet next week with a First Nation that has opened an unlicensed pot store and hopes the situation doesn't end up in court. Don Morgan says he'll meet with Muscowpetung Saulteaux (MUSS'-koh-PEE'-ting SOH'-toh) First Nation Chief Anthony Cappo in Regina on November 26th to discuss the issue. ("..the ordinary course.") (SOURCE:The Canadian Press)

TAG: The Saskatchewan Liquor and Gaming Authority, which oversees cannabis sales in the province, sent a warning letter to the First Nation saying provincial and federal legislation still applies on reserve land. Muscowpetung spokeswoman Cherish Francis declined an interview request, saying the First Nation's position hasn't changed. …

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