Veterans Affairs Minister on Harassment Lawsuits Agreement

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Veterans Affairs Minister on Harassment Lawsuits Agreement

Speaking with reporters in St. John’s, N.L., on February 23, 2018, Veterans Affairs Minister Seamus O’Regan announces that the government has reached an agreement with plaintiffs of several class-action lawsuits to suspend the litigation processes. The lawsuits, filed on behalf of members of the Canadian Armed Forces, relate to claims of racism, discrimination, harassment, and sexual misconduct within the Canadian military.