Indigenous Land Defender Gets Jail Time After Performing Ceremony Near Trans Mountain Site

An Indigenous land defender has been sentenced to 90 days in prison after performing a pipe ceremony along the Trans Mountain pipeline route in British Columbia, a source close to him told VICE World News, despite a new policy that urges prosecutors to avoid jail time for Indigenous peoples if it’s under two years.

https://www.vice.com/en/article/dy8qek/indigenous-land-defender-gets-jail-time-after-performing-ceremony-near-trans-mountain-site

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