William Lake area chief wants First Nations court
Chief Joe Alphonse hopes a First Nations court will come to his community.
Canada's justice system is failing First Nation offenders. That's how the Chief of the Tsilhqot'in National Government feels. Joe Alphonse is hoping to do what Kamloops has already done and create a First Nations Court in his community to deal with criminal offences. We spoke with Chief Alphonse.
To hear the interview, click the link: William Lake area chief wants First Nations court