Newsroom Ready: Court accepts 'Millennium Scoop' class-action

The Federal Court has certified a class-action lawsuit against Ottawa on behalf of Indigenous children who were placed in care from 1992 to 2019. Representative plaintiff Cheyenne Stonechild says she hopes Canada will see thousands of off-reserve youth are no less Indigenous than those taken from reserves and put in care, after the government agreed last year to compensate on-reserve youth.

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