N.S. to pardon, apologize to Mi'kmaq leader: 'A man of great significance'

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HALIFAX - A unique ceremony Thursday will pardon and honour a Mi'kmaq grand chief who passed away in the 1960s, decades after he was convicted of illegal hunting.

Gabriel Sylliboy will receive only the second posthumous pardon in Nova Scotia history, after black civil rights pioneer Viola Desmond.

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