AFN cannabis conference hears about ways to get into a smoking hot industry

Cannabis has been legal for about year but many communities are still trying to find their place in this multi-billion dollar a year industry.

Some are converting old companies to grow while others are still trying to wrap their heads around jurisdiction.

Over the past couple of days in Vancouver, the Assembly of First Nations has been bring together communities to talk about their plans in this budding industry.

Video Journalist / Vancouver

A proud Métis from BC, Tina began her television career in 1997 as a talent agent for film and TV. She joined APTN National News in 2007 as a Video Journalist in the Vancouver bureau. In 2010, she was the recipient of the Amnesty International Human Rights Journalism Award for her story on murdered and missing women and girls.