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Male enhancement pills seized at the border may result in a steep penalty

Posted July 19, 2016 by Canada News Centre - National News

Southern Ontario Region border services officer are diligently working to protect Canadians by preventing inadmissible people and prohibited goods such as guns, weapons and drugs from entering the country. During the month of June, officers intercepted…

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June 2016

Posted July 19, 2016 by Canada News Centre - National News

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On June 8, 2016, two non-residents were sent for examination after making a wrong turn and crossed the Bridge on route to a wedding in Michigan. During the exam, two undeclared assault rifles, two prohibited magazines, and $40,010 in …

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Former CITT Chairperson Honoured With an Award From the Canadian Association of Importers and Exporters

Posted July 15, 2016 by Canada News Centre - National News

The CITT congratulates its former Chairperson, Stephen Leach, who received a CATIE Award (Canadian Award for Trade in Import and Export) from the Canadian Association of Importers and Exporters in June 2016.

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Government of Canada funds enhancements to victim services in British Columbia

Posted July 14, 2016 by Canada News Centre - National News

The Government of Canada recognizes the importance of support services for victims of crime in helping to ensure that the justice system is fair, efficient and accessible to all Canadians.

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Victims Fund agreement with the Province of British Columbia

Posted July 14, 2016 by Canada News Centre - National News

The Victims Fund is a grants and contributions program administered by Justice Canada. Funds are available each year to provinces, territories and non-governmental organizations whose projects and activities support the objectives of the Federal Victim…

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Government of Canada helps make family justice more accessible in Calgary

Posted July 14, 2016 by Canada News Centre - National News

It is important that families experiencing separation or divorce have access to information, tools and services to help them make decisions and resolve issues in their children’s best interests.

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Supporting Families Experiencing Separation or Divorce

Posted July 14, 2016 by Canada News Centre - National News

Separation and divorce can be very stressful for families. In cases where there is ongoing high conflict between parents, there can be long-term, negative effects on children.

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Assembly of First Nations – Annual General Assembly

Posted July 14, 2016 by Canada News Centre - National News

Notes for an address by The Honourable Jody Wilson-Raybould, PC, QC, MP Minister of Justice and Attorney General of Canada Assembly of First Nations Annual General Assembly

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Minister Wilson-Raybould to Make a Funding Announcement

Posted July 13, 2016 by Canada News Centre - National News

The Honourable Jody Wilson-Raybould, P.C., Q.C., M.P., Minister of Justice and Attorney General of Canada, accompanied by the Honourable Suzanne Anton, Minister of Justice and Attorney General for British Columbia, and the Honourable Mike Morris, Minis…

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M.P. Kang to Make a Funding Annoucement on Behalf of Minister of Justice

Posted July 13, 2016 by Canada News Centre - National News

Darshan Singh Kang, M.P. for Calgary Skyview, on behalf of the Honourable Jody Wilson-Raybould, P.C., Q.C., M.P., Minister of Justice and Attorney General of Canada, will make a funding announcement regarding the delivery of a family law education prog…

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Undeclared firearm seized at the Aldergrove port of entry leads to conviction

Posted July 13, 2016 by Canada News Centre - National News

The Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) today announced the conviction of a 66-year-old Florida man who attempted to smuggle a loaded firearm and several prohibited items from the United States (U.S.) to Canada through the CBSA port of entry at Alderg…

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What does an accessible Canada mean to you? Be part of the conversation.

Posted July 13, 2016 by Canada News Centre - National News

The Government of Canada is leading a national consultation process to inform the development of legislation that will transform how the Government of Canada addresses accessibility. Starting today, Canadians can participate in the online component of this national consultation process and share their ideas on how to improve accessibility and the inclusion of Canadians with disabilities. Canadians are encouraged to participate in the online consultation by completing a questionnaire available in English, French, American Sign Language or Langue des signes québécoise and in their preferred format such as digital, handwritten, video or audio submissions. Canadians can provide their input online or by telephone, mail, email, fax and TTY.

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Two convictions for smuggling handguns into Canada

Posted July 12, 2016 by Canada News Centre - National News

The Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) announced today that, in two separate incidents in May this year, two United States residents, who failed to declare their handguns at the Abbotsford-Huntingdon port of entry, have been convicted of smuggling.

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CBSA spring 2016 enforcement highlights in Manitoba

Posted July 12, 2016 by Canada News Centre - National News

The Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) is pleased to share a sample of enforcement highlights from its border crossings in southern Manitoba and Winnipeg operations from spring 2016.

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17 guns seized at Alberta border crossings in June

Posted July 12, 2016 by Canada News Centre - National News

The Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) is pleased to share a sample of June highlights from its border crossings in southern Alberta, including the seizure of 17 undeclared guns in 11 separate incidents at Coutts, Carway and Chief Mountain. Following…

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Significant CBSA seizures at the Prince Rupert port of entry

Posted July 11, 2016 by Canada News Centre - National News

The Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) would like to share two significant seizures that took place at the Prince Rupert port of entry in British Columbia (B.C.) during the month of June.

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CBSA seizes 147 litres of alcohol in Saskatchewan in June

Posted July 11, 2016 by Canada News Centre - National News

The Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) is pleased to share a sample of June highlights from its border crossings in Saskatchewan:

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CBSA officers seize “hot” cargo at the Toronto Pearson International Airport

Posted July 7, 2016 by Canada News Centre - National News

The Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) announced today the seizure of approximately 19.34 kilograms of suspected cocaine following a cargo offload at the Toronto Pearson International Airport (TPIA).

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M.P. Nick Whalen to make a funding announcement on behalf of Minister of Justice

Posted July 6, 2016 by Canada News Centre - National News

Nick Whalen, M.P. for St. John’s East, on behalf of the Honourable Jody Wilson-Raybould, P.C., Minister of Justice and Attorney General of Canada, accompanied by the Honourable Andrew Parsons, Minister of Justice and Public Safety and Attorney General …

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Edmonton restaurant receives significant sentence under IRPA

Posted July 5, 2016 by Canada News Centre - National News

On June 28, 2016, Marble Restaurants Ltd. in Edmonton plead guilty to employing a foreign national without authorization and failure to follow terms of a Labour Market Impact Assessment (LMIA), and was sentenced under the Immigration and Refugee Prote…

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Tribunal Publishes Report on the Impact of Canadian Anti-Dumping and Countervailing Measures

Posted July 5, 2016 by Canada News Centre - National News

The Canadian International Trade Tribunal (the Tribunal) published a report titled “The Impact of Canadian Anti-Dumping and Countervailing Measures on Domestic Shipments, Investments, Employment and Imports: 1989-2015.” The report evaluates the impact …

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McCormack Inducted into The Litigation Counsel of America – MPCC

Posted July 5, 2016 by Canada News Centre - National News

On April 21, 2016, Ottawa attorney Hilary McCormack, Chairperson of the Military Police Complaints Commission of Canada, was formally inducted into the Litigation Counsel of America at the LCA’s 2016 Spring Conference & Celebration of Fellows.

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Statement by the Honourable MaryAnn Mihychuk, Minister of Employment, Workforce Development and Labour

Posted July 5, 2016 by Canada News Centre - National News

I have received a notice that Canada Post intends to change the terms of employment of its employees represented by the Canadian Union Postal Workers as of Friday, July 8.

I encourage both parties to continue their discussions, and I remain hopeful t…

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Woman pleads guilty to two firearms charges in Beaver Creek, Yukon

Posted June 28, 2016 by Canada News Centre - National News

The Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA), Pacific Region, announced today that a United States (U.S.) resident has pleaded guilty to two charges arising from a firearm seizure in Yukon.

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Canada Combats Illegal Fishing on the High Seas of the North Pacific Ocean

Posted June 27, 2016 by Canada News Centre - National News

Ottawa, Ontario – Illegal fishing on the high seas is a serious threat to the world’s marine resources and costs the world economy as much as $23 billion a year. Canada and its international partners have joined forces again this year as part of Operation Driftnet to combat this destructive activity. This international enforcement initiative of the North Pacific Anadromous Fish Commission is also complemented by the enforcement activities of the United States, South Korea, Russia and Japan.

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International Day Against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking

Posted June 26, 2016 by Canada News Centre - National News

Our Government is committed to keeping Canadians safe while protecting their rights. Threats to public security arise from many sources, including illicit drugs and the many crimes associated with them.

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Tribunal Initiates Final Injury Inquiry—Welded Large Diameter Carbon and Alloy Steel Line Pipe From China and Japan

Posted June 23, 2016 by Canada News Centre - National News

The Canadian International Trade Tribunal (the Tribunal) today initiated an inquiry to determine whether the dumping of welded large diameter carbon and alloy steel line pipe originating in or exported from the People’s Republic of China and Japan and …

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CBSA seizes 12 stolen vehicles in two weeks

Posted June 21, 2016 by Canada News Centre - National News

The Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) announced today the seizure of three shipments of stolen vehicles, for export, at the Port of Halifax within the last month.

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Statement by the Minister of Justice and Attorney General of Canada and Minister of Health on Medical Assistance in Dying Legislation

Posted June 17, 2016 by Canada News Centre - National News

The Honourable Jody Wilson-Raybould, Minister of Justice and Attorney General of Canada, together with the Honourable Dr. Jane Philpott, Minister of Health, today issued the following statement:

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The Government of Canada announces judicial appointments in the province of British Columbia

Posted June 17, 2016 by Canada News Centre - National News

The Honourable Jody Wilson-Raybould, Minister of Justice and Attorney General of Canada, today announced the following appointments:

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The Government of Canada announces appointment to the Federal Court of Appeal

Posted June 17, 2016 by Canada News Centre - National News

The Honourable Jody Wilson-Raybould, Minister of Justice and Attorney General of Canada, today announced the following appointment:

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Government of Canada announces judicial appointments in the province of Alberta

Posted June 17, 2016 by Canada News Centre - National News

The Honourable Jody Wilson-Raybould, Minister of Justice and Attorney General of Canada, today announced the following appointments:

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The Government of Canada announces judicial appointment in the province of Quebec

Posted June 17, 2016 by Canada News Centre - National News

The Honourable Jody Wilson-Raybould, Minister of Justice and Attorney General of Canada, today announced the following appointment:

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The Government of Canada announces judicial appointments in the province of Ontario

Posted June 17, 2016 by Canada News Centre - National News

The Honourable Jody Wilson-Raybould, Minister of Justice and Attorney General of Canada, today announced the following appointments:

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Biographical Notes

Posted June 17, 2016 by Canada News Centre - National News

Biographical Notes of recent Judicial Appointments

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Government of Canada moves motion to amend Bill C-14 – Medical Assistance in Dying

Posted June 16, 2016 by Canada News Centre - National News

Today, the Honourable Jody Wilson-Raybould, Minister of Justice and Attorney General of Canada, and the Honourable Jane Philpott, Minister of Health, made the following statement upon moving a motion in the House of Commons

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Minister Goodale introduces An Act to amend the Customs Act-Exit information

Posted June 15, 2016 by Canada News Centre - National News

The Government of Canada remains committed to a strong, secure, and efficient border with the United States.

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Entry/Exit initiative

Posted June 15, 2016 by Canada News Centre - National News

The Government of Canada remains committed to a strong, secure, and efficient border with the United States.

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Undeclared firearms and undervalued goods part of CBSA Southern Ontario Region April highlights

Posted June 13, 2016 by Canada News Centre - National News

The Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) is pleased to share some of the enforcement highlights for April from our border crossings in the Southern Ontario Region.

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April 2016

Posted June 13, 2016 by Canada News Centre - National News

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Two Indiana residents were referred for a secondary examination on April 1. Officers found a loaded handgun with a 14-round magazine inside a black duffel bag belonging to the male traveller. The gun was seized, and the travellers we…

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