The Canadian Press

1999-06-15 | Hep C Compensation

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Canadians who got hepatitis C from tainted blood between 1986 and 1990 got a step closer to being compensated. Details of a billion dollar federal-provincial package were given to a judge in Toronto on June 15. Victims lawyer Harvey Strosberg said they could get up to a quarter of a million dollars.

Date: 1999-06-15
Placeline: TORONTO, Ontario.
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 23 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << the compensation will be paid in such a way that those who are sickest released will receive the most money and if an individual can individuals condition worsens he or she will be able to return for a higher level of compensation this settlement takes into consideration the progressive nature of hepatitis C >>