Canada | Court Orders Residential School Documents Destroyed… after 15 years

“Can and should this court order that documents that contain information about what happened at the Indian Residential Schools be destroyed?” Perell wrote in his decision. “My answer to this question is: yes, destruction, but only after a 15-year retention period during which the survivors of the Indian Residential Schools may choose to spare some of their documents from destruction.”

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