On January 3, 2023, the Honourable Marc Miller, Minister of Crown-Indigenous Relations, announced that an Agreement-in-Principle has been reached in the Federal Indian Boarding Homes class action case.

The Agreement-in-Principle affects approximately “40,000 Indigenous students”who“suffered cultural loss and abuse” while staying at federally sanctioned Boarding Homes between 1951 and 1992. This is an Agreement that is in progress and is expected to be worked out over 2023 with more information coming soon.