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Residential school abuse claimants missed deadline, appeals dismissed

Published: March 06, 2015 - Added: March 16, 2015 - Publication: The Province


The B.C. Court of Appeal has dismissed the appeals of four aboriginal people who missed a deadline to claim compensation for alleged sexual or physical abuse at Indian residential schools.
Ivor Deneway Myers, John Douglas Blackbird, Louise Pierre and Ronald George Martin claimed that their former lawyers were to blame for them missing the September 2012 deadline.