The Canadian Press

2014-10-10 | Nova-Scotia-Premier-Abuse-Apology

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On October 10th, Premier Stephen McNeil apologized to the former residents of the Nova Scotia Home for Colored Children for the abuse and neglect they faced at the Halifax orphanage. Class-action lawsuits were launched by the former residents against the home and the provincial government, which ended in settlements totaling 34-million dollars. Former resident Tony Smith said he was grateful for the apology.

Date: 2014-10-10
Placeline: Halifax, NS, Canada
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 13 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << this historical apology is an apology week the former residence dreamed of but believe this dream would never come to light today premium McNeil this should light on our dream it made it into reality >>

Clip ID: 20141010CPCN002