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SQ tickets Cree boaters on Mistissini Lake

The Sûreté du Québec police are starting to patrol the waters in Eyou Istchee. On the first weekend in June, some Cree boaters were handed fines while out on Mistissini Lake. Joshua Loon spoke with Stanley Brien about the ticket he got from the SQ.
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SQ spokesperson Helen Nepton says the SQ has the right to patrol all waterways of Quebec. Guy Prud'homme, a lawyer for the Mistissini band council, says he is looking at this case carefully and trying to decide whether to contest the tickets.

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