Sixties Scoop First Case

Finally, Canada’s first case of the 60’s Scoop identity genocide is certified as a class proceeding. The case will now proceed to trial with Marcia Brown (Martel) as the representative plaintiff to 16,000 children who lost their identity.

Today, the Court of Appeal for Ontario released its ruling dismissing Canada’s request for yet another appeal from the September 27, 2013 decision of Justice Edward Belobaba of the Ontario Superior Court certifying the case as a class proceeding.

Contact Natalia Graham, Class Proceeding Manager at 416 956 5625 or via For information on the class proceeding, go to

Thank you Marcia Brown (Martel) and all who have so generously assisted in this journey for justice.