Canada appeals decision on indigenous children but seeks settlement talks

By Anna Mehler Paperny and Moira Warburton – Reuters

The Canadian government on Friday appealed a federal court decision upholding a ruling that it individually compensate indigenous children and their caregivers harmed by a discriminatory welfare system, but said it would pause the appeal while engaging in talks with the initial complainants.

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