It’s about standing up “the nation’s inherent jurisdiction regarding child and family supports,” says Okanagan Nation Alliance wellness manager.
Negotiations underway for more than a year when December deadline announced, according to court documents
Government pledges to try and negotiate solution before actively litigating case
‘We’re sick and tired of generation after generation being lost in the system…’ says Kolin Sutherland-Wilson of the Git’luuhl’um’hetxwit house.
Youth advocates call on governments to meet ‘equitable standards’ for kids transitioning out of care
Kids in government care should get the same ‘level of opportunities and support’ their peers get from family, community and friends, says Melanie Doucet.
Canada has lost every battle so far in 14-year-old court fight that isn’t over yet
The Manitoba Advocate for Children and Youth (MACY) released a new report Thursday morning. It…
Cowessess First Nation in Saskatchewan has signed onto a $38.7-million deal to assert jurisdiction over…
Elder says Justice Department wants ‘to destroy the Aboriginal people’ as child welfare court fight concludes
Judge Paul Favel reserves decision on Ottawa’s bid to cancel human rights compensation, narrow Jordan’s Principle