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Honouring the Past, Securing the Future: Historic $23.34 Billion Settlement In First Nations Child Welfare Class Action Sets New Precedent


By Maria Arabella Robles On October 24, 2023, the court approved a $23.34 billion settlement agreement in two class actions requiring the Government of Canada to compensate the victims of its systemic discrimination against certain First Nations children since 1991.[1] The class actions followed a landmark decision of the Canadian Human Rights Tribunal (CHRT) in […]