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ABORIGINAL STATUS AND RIGHTS - Civil actions and liabilities - Historical grievances - Residential schools - Settlements

Tuesday, February 20, 2018 @ 8:34 AM  

Application for direction by the defendant Attorney General of Canada (Canada). For more than a century, indigenous children were removed from their families and educated in Indian Residential Schools. The result was generations of indigenous youth growing up away from their families and culture, and many suffering sexual and other forms of abuse. Between December 2006 and January 2007, the Courts issued orders approving the Indian Residential Schools Settlement Agreement (IRSSA). In March 2007, the Courts issued orders implementing the IRSSA. The Individual Assessment Process (IAP)...