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Minister MacKay to Make a Funding Announcement

Posted July 7, 2015 by Canada News Centre - National News

The Honourable Peter MacKay, P.C., Q.C., M.P. for Central Nova, Minister of Justice and Attorney General of Canada, and Colin Mayes, M.P. for Okanagan-Shuswap, will make a funding announcement.

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CBSA seizes 160 000 euros in suspected proceeds of crime at the Montréal-Trudeau International Airport

Posted July 7, 2015 by Canada News Centre - National News

In June 2015, border services officers at the Montréal-Trudeau International Airport seized a large amount of suspected proceeds of crime: 160 000 euros (about Can$220,000) hidden in the suitcase of a Canadian traveller arriving from Spain.

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Robot Kills a Worker in Germany… Who’s to Blame?

Posted July 6, 2015 by Anonymous

Since the onset of the Industrial Revolution, Western nations have harbored a collective anxiety about…

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Tribunal Finds Threat of Injury—Photovoltaic Modules and Laminates from China

Posted July 3, 2015 by Canada News Centre - National News

The Canadian International Trade Tribunal (the Tribunal) today found that the dumping and subsidizing of photovoltaic modules and laminates, originating in or exported from the People’s Republic of China, have not caused but are threatening to cause in…

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Canada Border Services Agency celebrates the success of its new officer trainees

Posted July 2, 2015 by Canada News Centre - National News

The Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) today congratulates recruits who have completed the Officer Induction Training Program (OITP) at the CBSA College in Rigaud, Quebec. The following individuals were recognized for their academic excellence, leade…

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Man fined for misrepresentation

Posted July 2, 2015 by Canada News Centre - National News

The Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) announced today that on June 29, 2015, in Woodstock Provincial Court, Momar Diba, 35, a resident of Senegal, was found guilty of misrepresentation under subsection 127 (a) of the Immigration and Refugee Protecti…

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Travel tips from the CBSA for the summer travel season

Posted June 30, 2015 by Canada News Centre - National News

As we celebrate Canada Day and kick off the busy summer travel season the Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) wishes to remind travellers of some important travel tips. The CBSA makes every effort to effectively manage the increased volumes of passeng…

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Publication of Packaging and Transport of Nuclear Substances Regulations, 2015

Posted June 30, 2015 by Canada News Centre - National News

The Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission (CNSC) has published the Packaging and Transport of Nuclear Substances Regulations, 2015 in the Canada Gazette, Part II, and they are now in force.

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Nearly $100,000 in suspected proceeds of crime seized at North Portal

Posted June 30, 2015 by Canada News Centre - National News

crime from a traveller at the North Portal border crossing in southern Saskatchewan on June 19, 2015. Officers referred a U.S. man for further examination, and during a vehicle search, found Can$98,800 in U.S. currency spread throughout the vehicle.

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Contract awarded for Toronto Immigration Holding Centre

Posted June 30, 2015 by Canada News Centre - National News

A vendor has been awarded the contract to provide an Immigration Holding Centre (IHC) for the Greater Toronto Region. The contract was awarded to Corbel Management Corp (Corbel) by Public Works and Government Services Canada (PWGSC) through a competiti…

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Southern Ontario Region anticipates a busy summer season

Posted June 29, 2015 by Canada News Centre - National News

The Canada Day and Independence Day holidays kick-off the summer season at the Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA). This summer we also welcome the 2015 Pan and Parapan American Games to Toronto and surrounding areas.

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A Chilliwack resident sentenced for her scheme of counselling foreign au pairs

Posted June 29, 2015 by Canada News Centre - National News

On June 16, 2015, Elizabeth “Lisa” Large, doing business as International Au Pair Canada, International Au Pair and International Homestays, was sentenced for counselling foreign nationals to misrepresent or withhold material facts as to their coming t…

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Message from Ministers – International Day Against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking

Posted June 26, 2015 by Canada News Centre - National News

International Day Against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking is a day for nations around the globe to reflect on the devastating impact drug abuse has on our communities.

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Federal Court Judicial Appointments Announced

Posted June 26, 2015 by Canada News Centre - National News

The Honourable Peter MacKay, P.C., Q.C., M.P. for Central Nova, Minister of Justice and Attorney General of Canada, today announced the following appointments:

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Ontario Judicial Appointments Announced

Posted June 26, 2015 by Canada News Centre - National News

The Honourable Peter MacKay, P.C., Q.C., M.P. for Central Nova, Minister of Justice and Attorney General of Canada, today announced the following appointments:

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Federal Court of Appeal Judicial Appointments Announced

Posted June 26, 2015 by Canada News Centre - National News

The Honourable Peter MacKay, P.C., Q.C., M.P. for Central Nova, Minister of Justice and Attorney General of Canada, today announced the following appointments:

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Québec Judicial Appointments Announced

Posted June 26, 2015 by Canada News Centre - National News

The Honourable Peter MacKay, P.C., Q.C., M.P. for Central Nova, Minister of Justice and Attorney General of Canada, today announced the following appointments:

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Tax Court of Canada

Posted June 26, 2015 by Canada News Centre - National News

The Honourable Peter MacKay, P.C., Q.C., M.P. for Central Nova, Minister of Justice and Attorney General of Canada, today announced the following appointment:

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Nunavut Court of Justice Appointment

Posted June 26, 2015 by Canada News Centre - National News

The Honourable Peter MacKay, P.C., Q.C., M.P. for Central Nova, Minister of Justice and Attorney General of Canada, today announced the following appointment:

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Alberta Judicial Appointments Announced

Posted June 26, 2015 by Canada News Centre - National News

The Honourable Peter MacKay, P.C., Q.C., M.P. for Central Nova, Minister of Justice and Attorney General of Canada, today announced the following appointment:

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British Columbia Judicial Appointments Announced

Posted June 26, 2015 by Canada News Centre - National News

The Honourable Peter MacKay, P.C., Q.C., M.P. for Central Nova, Minister of Justice and Attorney General of Canada, today announced the following appointments:

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Manitoba Judicial Appointments Announced

Posted June 26, 2015 by Canada News Centre - National News

The Honourable Peter MacKay, P.C., Q.C., M.P. for Central Nova, Minister of Justice and Attorney General of Canada, today announced the following appointments:

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Nova Scotia Judicial Appointment Announced

Posted June 24, 2015 by Canada News Centre - National News

The Honourable Peter MacKay, P.C., Q.C., M.P. for Central Nova, Minister of Justice and Attorney General of Canada, today announced the following appointment:

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Saskatchewan Judicial Appointments Announced

Posted June 24, 2015 by Canada News Centre - National News

The Honourable Peter MacKay, P.C., Q.C., M.P. for Central Nova, Minister of Justice and Attorney General of Canada, today announced the following appointments:

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Government of Canada commemorates 30<sup>th</sup> anniversary of Air India disaster

Posted June 23, 2015 by Canada News Centre - National News

Peter MacKay, Minister of Justice and Attorney General of Canada, today joined local community members and families of victims of the Air India disaster at a ceremony in Ahakista, Ireland, to mark the 30th anniversary of the terrorist attack.

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Troy DeSouza Appointed Member of the Military Police Complaints Commission of Canada

Posted June 22, 2015 by Canada News Centre - National News

Minister of National Defence Jason Kenney announced today that Troy DeSouza has been appointed as a part-time member of the Military Police Complaints Commission of Canada, effective immediately. The appointment is for a four-year term.

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Hilary McCormack Appointed Chairperson of the Military Police Complaints Commission of Canada

Posted June 22, 2015 by Canada News Centre - National News

The Honourable Jason Kenney, Minister of National Defence, today announced the appointment of Hilary McCormack as the new Chairperson of the Military Police Complaints Commission of Canada. Ms. McCormack will assume her duties as Commission Chairperson…

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Media Availability with Minister Mackay

Posted June 22, 2015 by Canada News Centre - National News

The Honourable Peter MacKay, P.C., Q.C., M.P. for Central Nova, Minister of Justice and Attorney General of Canada, will attend the Air India 30th Anniversary Memorial Ceremony.

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Government of Canada announces plan to crack down on impaired driving

Posted June 16, 2015 by Canada News Centre - National News

In support of the Government of Canada’s commitment to protect Canadians, Peter MacKay, Minister of Justice and Attorney General of Canada today announced the introduction of the Dangerous and Impaired Driving Act.

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The <em>Dangerous and Impaired Driving Act</em> – Criminal Code Reforms for Transportation-Related Offences

Posted June 16, 2015 by Canada News Centre - National News

The Minister of Justice has introduced legislation that would modernize all transportation related offences in the Criminal Code

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Portable meth lab seized at Sprague border crossing

Posted June 15, 2015 by Canada News Centre - National News

The Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) announced today that officers at the Sprague, Manitoba border crossing seized a portable methamphetamine laboratory from a traveller’s vehicle on June 4, 2015.

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Minister Peter MacKay discusses cyberbullying with local students

Posted June 12, 2015 by Canada News Centre - National News

Minister of Justice and Attorney General of Canada Peter MacKay, today met with students, parents and staff of Dr. W. A. MacLeod Consolidated School to discuss the dangers of cyberbullying and to raise awareness of measures the Government has taken to …

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Death of a CBSA Detainee

Posted June 11, 2015 by Canada News Centre - National News

On June 11, 2015, the Canada Border Services Agency was notified by the Peterborough General Hospital that an adult male detainee who was receiving care, passed away in hospital.

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Tribunal Initiates Inquiry&mdash;Hot-rolled Carbon Steel Plate and High-strength Low-alloy Steel Plate from India and Russia

Posted June 11, 2015 by Canada News Centre - National News

The Canadian International Trade Tribunal (the Tribunal) today initiated a preliminary injury inquiry into a complaint by Essar Steel Algoma Inc. of Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario, that it has suffered injury as a result of the dumping and subsidizing of ho…

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Minister Mackay to Meet With Middle School Students to Discuss Cyberbullying

Posted June 11, 2015 by Canada News Centre - National News

The Honourable Peter MacKay, P.C., Q.C., M.P. for Central Nova, Minister of Justice and Attorney General of Canada, will meet with middle school students to discuss cyberbullying.

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Government of Canada moves to restore mandatory minimum penalties for illegal possession of loaded prohibited or restricted firearms

Posted June 10, 2015 by Canada News Centre - National News

Minister of Justice and Attorney General of Canada Peter MacKay today announced the introduction of legislation to restore mandatory minimum penalties (MMPs), in defined circumstances, for the illegal possession of a loaded prohibited or restricted fir…

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The <em>Penalties for the Criminal Possession of Firearms Act</em>

Posted June 10, 2015 by Canada News Centre - National News

The Government of Canada remains committed to keeping streets and communities safe for Canadians and their families.

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Convictions Under the <em>Fisheries Act</em>, Magdalen Islands

Posted June 10, 2015 by Canada News Centre - National News

June 10, 2015

QUÉBEC – Fisheries and Oceans Canada, Quebec Region, has released a list of fishermen in the Magdalen Islands convicted of various offences and fined in recent months under the Fisheries Act.

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Convictions Under the <em>Fisheries Act</em>, North Shore

Posted June 10, 2015 by Canada News Centre - National News

June 10, 2015

QUÉBEC – Fisheries and Oceans Canada, Quebec Region, has released a list of fishermen from North Shore fined in recent months for various offences under the Fisheries Act.

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Convictions Under the <em>Fisheries Act</em>, Gaspe Peninsula

Posted June 10, 2015 by Canada News Centre - National News

June 10, 2015

QUÉBEC – Fisheries and Oceans Canada, Quebec Region, has released a list of fishermen from Gaspé Peninsula and Lower St.Lawrence fined in recent months for various offences under the Fisheries Act.

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