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About Sixties Scoop Lawsuit

The purpose of this site is to notify individuals directly or indirectly affected by the Sixties Scoop that they may register and possibly join in the class action lawsuit that is effectively proceeding against the Canadian Government. (October 2010) Please bookmark this site for further updates and registration information. Thank you.

Survivors Awaiting Final Settlement Agreement

On October 5, 2017, Canada announced an “Agreement in Principle”, settling, for all of Canada, a plan for compensation, healing, and change. Since then, we have heard from many. Once the agreement is finalized, the application process for compensation will … Continue reading

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We invited lead lawyer Jeffery Wilson to clarify questions being asked. We set out the questions and Jeffery’s answers: Question: Can I still sue the children’s aid societies and the Ontario government for the harm I experienced as an foster … Continue reading

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Canada Stepped into the Light

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Sixties Scoop survivors’ decade-long journey for justice culminates in historic pan-Canadian agreement

Chief Marcia Brown Martel joins Minister of Crown-Indigenous Relations to announce a pan-Canadian resolution for children of the Sixties Scoop Ottawa, October 6, 2017— Today, surrounded by fellow Sixties Scoop survivors from across Canada, Chief Marcia Brown Martel stood beside … Continue reading

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Minister of Indigenous Affairs to make 60’s Scoop announcement on Friday, October 6th, 2017 at 9:30 a.m. in the foyer of the House of Commons. Stay tuned.

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Important Update on Our Case and October 11th

Right now, confidential discussions are taking place to attempt a Canada-wide settlement of the 60s Scoop. Chief Marcia Martel (Brown) believes these discussions may result in a resolution aligned with her vision, and the hopes of many survivors she has … Continue reading

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Our Vision for Resolution

Have you watched Chief Martel’s vision statement? View it here:  https://youtu.be/mxRwD5iMRG4 From the start of our action in February 2009, Representative Plaintiff Chief Marcia Martel (Brown) has urged respect, reconciliation, resolution. Two successive federal governments (under Harper and Trudeau) have … Continue reading

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