Me Geneviève Pépin comments on the origin of the Hélène Rumak Funds in the Saint-Charles-Borromée Affair. She recounts the chronology of the procedures involved in the collective action initiated by HVD on behalf of residents who were victims of systematic abuse between 1995 and 2006. She stresses the importance of this historic agreement that was signed between the victims and the Hôpital Saint-Charles-Borromée:
Posthumous Tribute: Hélène Rumak 1947-2009
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