Former B.C. Judge meets with residential school survivors

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An emotionally charged gathering has just wrapped up on the Blood Reserve in Alberta.

Thousands of residential school survivors came out to learn the fate of their compensation claims.

Investigators recently found they were being fleeced by their lawyers.

Now a former judge is meeting with surivivors, trying to explain what’s happening with their cases.

But as APTN’s Noemi Lopinto reports, his words were little comfort.

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