Sixties Scoop

Judge Rules in Favour of Sixties Scoop Victims

February 14, 2017

Ontario Justice Edward Belobaba ruled in favour of Sixties Scoop victims in the 11-year-long class action lawsuit against the Canadian Federal Government.

Feds Ask Ontario Court to Throw out Sixties Scoop Suit

November 29, 2016

In a written submission, the federal government has asked an Ontario Superior Court judge to throw out a class action lawsuit by Sixties Scoop survivors, on the basis that past actors can't be held to current standards, no matter the harms they caused.

Sixties Scoop Class Action Suit has Court Hearing

August 25, 2016

Survivors of the Sixties Scoop — in which 16,000 First Nations children in Ontario were removed from their families and placed in non-Native homes — gathered at the Osgoode Hall law courts in Toronto for a rally in advance of a one-day court hearing.