Floyd Bertrand’s name will not be on the ballot for chief when Acho Dene Koe First Nation members vote on April 26 after a judge denied his legal challenge.
Lawyers for ex-chief Floyd Bertrand, the Acho Dene Koe First Nation and Canada debated in court the use of federal regulations to twice postpone an election.
The Clarke Lake gas site, in northeastern BC, will become a commercially viable geothermal production facility. Fort Nelson First Nation called it a milestone.
A man who initiated court action against the NWT's Acho Dene Koe First Nation because of delayed elections has now had his nomination for chief dismissed.
Former Acho Dene Koe chief Floyd Bertrand is taking legal action with other band members against the First Nation's current chief, Gene Hope, and council.