Abram Benedict Apr2016 Edited

Abram Benedict Apr2016 Edited

Akwesasne Grand Chief Abram Benedict, seen here in this April 20, 2016 file photo, says the First Nation will resubmit its North Shore land claim after it was rejected by the federal government. The Mohawks of Akwesasne claim the Crown failed to protect their interest in a large tract of land in the 1700s in, what is now, part of SD&G. (Newswatch Group/Bill Kingston, File)