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NAN on Sixties Scoop

NAN CONCERNED AS COURT COSTS AWARDED AGAINST FIRST NATION PLAINTIFFS IN SIXTIES SCOOP CLASS ACTION

THUNDER BAY, ON: Nishnawbe Aski Nation (NAN) Deputy Grand Chief Terry Waboose is concerned that the Attorney General of Canada sought and obtained a substantial award for court costs against two First Nation plaintiffs in relation to a decision of the Ontario Superior Court of Justice upholding an appeal by the Government of Canada in Brown et al v. The Attorney General of Canada, a landmark class action proceeding on the deprivation of cultural identity in what is known as the “Sixties Scoop”.

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