Federal Court gives green light to residential day-school students class action lawsuit

Day-school students were not included in settlement agreement

APTN National News
The Tk’emlups te Secwépemc and Shishalh Indian Bands have been given the green light by the Federal Court to proceed with a class action lawsuit on behalf of former Indian residential school day students.

Day-school students were not included in the Indian residential school settlement agreement.

Tk’emlúps te Secwépemc Chief Shane Gottfriedson speaks to APTN about the legal victory.