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Łı́ı́dlı̨́ı̨́ Kų́ę́ First Nation goes to court to battle Fort Simpson land sale – CBC

The Łı́ı́dlı̨́ı̨́ Kų́ę́ First Nation of Fort Simpson, N.W.T., is asking the Northwest Territories Supreme Court to overturn a territorial government decision to sell a lot in the Dehcho community.

The Łı́ı́dlı̨́ı̨́ Kų́ę́ First Nation (LKFN) says the sale permanently removes its right to claim the land through its land claim and self government talks.

In a request for judicial review filed in court on Dec. 14, the LKFN says the territorial Department of Lands went ahead with the sale after doing only a token amount of consultation.

Read More: https://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/north/first-nation-goes-to-court-to-battle-fort-simpson-land-sale-1.5848434

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