Samson Cree holding referendum on banishment law

he chief and council on the Samson Cree Nation in Alberta are trying to halt the violence that plagues the reserve.

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The chief and council on the Samson Cree Nation in Alberta are trying to halt the violence that plagues the reserve.

They want to send trouble-makers into exile.

And now they’re turning to the community for help.

APTN National News reporter Noemi LoPinto has this story.

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