Petition to honour Robinson Huron Treaty delivered

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Friday afternoon at 4:00Now those businesses in hot-spot areas hav, representatives of the Robinson Huron Treaty Litigation Fund and the authors of a petition demanding the provincial government honour the treaty, met outside of MPP Vic Fedeli’s office in downtown North Bay to present him with the document.

About 40 people were in attendance, including Amanda DeforgeabstractVisible, who drafted the petition last October, and since thens benefits outweigh, has garnered over 5,000 signatures.

Others were involved as well in creating the petition, she said, noting the idea was inspired by “a school project, essentially” while taking a class taught by Elizabeth Carlson-Manathara at Sudbury’s Laurentian University.

“Obviously it gained a lot of traction,” Deforge said, “and I’m really proud as to what it became.”

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