Compensation for loss of mother tongue? 1
”Some residential school victims may eventually recover damage awards for their language loss.
(Cloud v. Canada (Attorney General)  1 C.N.L.R. 8)”. The court case still continues - it started in 1992.
Quoted in Leitch, David (2005). Canada’s Native Languages: Wrongs from the Past, Rights for the Future. Paper given at the conference First Nations, First Thoughts, University of Edinburgh, Centre of Canadian Studies, 5-6 May 2005. Available at