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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.

“I urge all survivors of the Sixties Scoop in Ontario to unite behind Chief Marcia Martel (Brown) and register as claimants in her case, the only Sixties Scoop case in Canada that has been certified as a class proceeding. Let her be our spokesperson for … Continue reading

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Dear Sixties Scoop Survivors:

I am so pleased we are where we are. Now, we are going forward with the settlement discussions and also, at the same time, the continuation of our case for financial compensation. I want to make clear that I, as … Continue reading

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After the February 14, 2017 decision:

Register/sign up to be included in the Ontario Sixties Scoop Class Action Negotiations are now occurring. Make sure you sign up whether you are a Status or non-Status Indian, lived or did not live on a reserve, or were removed … Continue reading

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FINALLY!

We post the decision of the Honourable Justice Edward Belobaba on the Ontario Superior Court of Justice. Click here to read. The media conference will be at 1:00 p.m. EST today and it will be live-streamed to https://livestream.com/accounts/9684327/events/7011060. Thank you … Continue reading

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DECISION – FEBRUARY 14, 2017

REPRESENTATIVE PLAINTIFF CHIEF MARTEL SPEAKS ABOUT OUR TIME TO HEAL Tomorrow, we will receive the long-awaited decision about Canada’s liability in the Sixties Scoop case from the Ontario Superior Court of Justice. Chief Marcia Martel (Brown), the representative Plaintiff in … Continue reading

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DECISION- FEBRUARY 14, 2017

We will post the decision on this website. Thank you. – Ontario Sixties Scoop Steering Committee

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Minister Seeks Reconciliation, While Government Seeks to Block Judgement

TORONTO, February 7, 2017— “Today, in an unprecedented legal maneuver, the Government of Canada sought to block the court from delivering a verdict on liability next week in the Ontario Sixties Scoop case.  Canada’s request to suspend judgement comes just … Continue reading

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