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New abuse evidence not enough to reopen rejected Indian residential school claims, says court

17/01/2018

“New abuse evidence not enough to reopen rejected Indian residential school claims, says court”, CBC News, 17 January 2018  – David Schulze comments.
http://www.cbc.ca/news/indigenous/evidence-court-residentialschools-1.4492205

Ottawa went to court seeking to stop the reopening of rejected cases
A British Columbia Supreme Court justice ruled Wednesday that new evidence of abuse was not enough to reopen rejected Indian residential school compensation claims.