Native Americans Sue Washington State For Sending Them to Mission School

Native Americans Sue Washington State For Sending Them to Mission School

ICTMN Staff
11/23/11

As reported by the Associated Press, eight Native Americans filed a lawsuit Tuesday against the Washington Department of Social and Health Services. Plaintiffs, who are now in their 50s and 60s claim the agency put them in a mission boarding school where they were sexually abused by a Jesuit priest decades ago.

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