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Travellers transiting to and from Alaska reminded to declare their firearms at the Canadian border

Posted May 24, 2016 by Canada News Centre - National News

The Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) reminds travellers transiting through Canada to and from Alaska to declare any firearms in their possession to a CBSA officer when entering Canada. Failure to declare firearms may result in criminal prosecution …

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Minister of Justice Decision on Recommendations by the Canadian Judicial Council Related to Justice Déziel

Posted May 20, 2016 by Canada News Centre - National News

On May 16, 2016 the Minister of Justice advised the Canadian Judicial Council that she accepts its recommendation that the Honourable Justice Michel Déziel not be removed from office.

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Gender Identity and Gender Expression

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

Gender identity is each person’s internal and individual experience of gender.

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Government moves to strengthen laws against discrimination based on gender identity and expression

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

Diversity and inclusion are among Canada’s greatest strengths; Canadians must feel safe in their identities, and free to be themselves.

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Minister Wilson-Raybould to Make an Announcement

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

The Honourable Jody Wilson-Raybould, P.C., Minister of Justice and Attorney General of Canada, accompanied by Randy Boissonnault, M.P for Edmonton Centre and Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Canadian Heritage, will make an announcement regard…

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Government of Canada Announces New Career Opportunities and Investments in Ocean and Freshwater Science

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

Ottawa, Ontario – Hunter Tootoo, Minister of Fisheries, Oceans and the Canadian Coast Guard, accompanied by Kirsty Duncan, Minister of Science, today discussed exciting and innovative career opportunities in marine sciences with high school and univers…

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Special Statement at the Opening Ceremonies of the United Nations Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues, 15<sup>th</sup> Session

Posted May 10, 2016 by Canada News Centre - National News

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

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Undeclared firearm seized at the Prescott port of entry

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

The Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) announced today charges against a Mississippi man who attempted to smuggle a prohibited weapon from the United States at the Prescott port of entry.

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82 pellets of suspected cocaine seized from internal carrier at Edmonton International Airport

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

On April 30, at the Edmonton International Airport, Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) officers intercepted a traveller returning to Canada who had ingested 82 pellets of suspected cocaine with a total weight of 978.6 grams.

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Stephen Leach Resigns as Chair of the CITT

Posted May 2, 2016 by Canada News Centre - National News

The Chair of the Canadian International Trade Tribunal (CITT), Stephen Leach, submitted his resignation to the Minister of Finance today.

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Statement by the Honourable MaryAnn Mihychuk, Minister of Employment, Workforce Development and Labour marking the National Day of Mourning

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

Canadians come together each year on this day to pay tribute to family, friends and colleagues who have been killed or injured, or have suffered illness due to a work-related incident. I offer my sincere condolences on behalf of the Government of Canad…

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Government shares considerations behind its proposed approach to medical assistance in dying

Posted April 22, 2016 by Canada News Centre - National News

Today, the Honourable Jody Wilson-Raybould, Minister of Justice and Attorney General of Canada, tabled a paper examining several of the issues that the Government considered when developing Bill C-14 an Act to amend the Criminal Code and to make relate…

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Tribunal Continues Finding&mdash;Steel Grating from China

Posted April 18, 2016 by Canada News Centre - National News

The Canadian International Trade Tribunal (the Tribunal) today continued its finding made on April 19, 2011, in Inquiry No. NQ-2010-002, concerning the dumping and subsidizing of steel grating from the People’s Republic of China.

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Government introduces legislation to provide medical assistance in dying

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

Proposed federal approach respects personal choice while protecting vulnerable persons

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Medical Assistance in Dying

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

In 2015, the Supreme Court of Canada ruled in the Carter decision that sections of the Criminal Code that make it illegal for anyone, including a doctor, to cause the death of another person who consents to die or to assist a person to end their own li…

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Minister Wilson-Raybould to Make an Announcement

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

The Honourable Jody Wilson-Raybould, P.C., Minister of Justice and Attorney General of Canada, and the Honourable Jane Philpott, P.C., Minister of Health, will make an announcement regarding legislation on medical assistance in dying.

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Over 90 kg of suspected cocaine found in unclaimed luggage at Pearson

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

The Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) announced today a significant seizure of 90.45 kg of suspected cocaine at the Toronto Pearson International Airport.

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Wanted by the CBSA program results in 67th arrest

Posted March 31, 2016 by Canada News Centre - National News

The Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) announced today the arrest of Mohamadou Carmara, who was recently featured on the “Wanted by the CBSA” list.

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Minister Wilson-Raybould to make an announcement

Posted March 30, 2016 by Canada News Centre - National News

The Honourable Jody Wilson-Raybould, P.C., Minister of Justice and Attorney General of Canada, will make an announcement regarding the new Canada Child Benefit program.

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Tribunal Initiates Inquiry&mdash;Large Line Pipe from China And Japan

Posted March 29, 2016 by Canada News Centre - National News

The Canadian International Trade Tribunal (the Tribunal) today initiated a preliminary injury inquiry into a complaint by Evraz Inc., NA Canada, of Regina, Saskatchewan, and Canadian National Steel Corporation, of Camrose, Alberta, that it has suffered…

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Tribunal Finds Injury&mdash;Carbon and Alloy Steel Line Pipe Originating in or Exported from China

Posted March 29, 2016 by Canada News Centre - National News

The Canadian International Trade Tribunal (the Tribunal) today found that the dumping and subsidizing of carbon and alloy steel line pipe originating in or exported from the People’s Republic of China have caused injury to the domestic industry. Anti-d…

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Gun in camera bag, drugs in cracker box among CBSA’s February Alberta highlights

Posted March 29, 2016 by Canada News Centre - National News

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

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CBSA keeps 36 suspected criminals out of Saskatchewan in February

Posted March 29, 2016 by Canada News Centre - National News

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

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The CBSA launches investigations into large line pipe from China and Japan

Posted March 29, 2016 by Canada News Centre - National News

The Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) announced today that it has launched an investigation into whether or not certain large line pipes from China and Japan are being sold at unfair prices into the Canadian market. It will also investigate whether …

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Patented Medicine Prices Review Board will hear allegations of breach of reporting requirements for leukemia drug

Posted March 24, 2016 by Canada News Centre - National News

The Patented Medicine Prices Review Board (PMPRB) will hold a public hearing with respect to allegations that Baxalta Canada Corporation failed to provide the PMPRB with the pricing and sales information required by section 80 of the Patent Act and sec…

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CBSA charges man accused of illegally employing martial arts instructors

Posted March 24, 2016 by Canada News Centre - National News

On March 14, 2016, Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) criminal investigators charged Felix Kofi Ayensu of Caledon, Ontario, with nine offences related to the unauthorized employment of foreign nationals under the Immigration and Refugee Protection Ac…

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Tribunal Initiates Expiry Review&mdash;Copper Pipe Fittings from the United States, Korea and China

Posted March 22, 2016 by Canada News Centre - National News

The Canadian International Trade Tribunal (the Tribunal) today initiated an expiry review of its orders made on February 17, 2012, in Expiry Review No. RR-2011-001, to determine if the continued or resumed dumping and subsidizing of copper pipe fitting…

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Conspiracies and bid-rigging: Fighting cartels in Canada

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

Combatting cartels is one of the most important jobs for the Competition Bureau and competition authorities worldwide. A cartel is born when businesses agree to act together instead of competing with each other, all the while maintaining the illusion o…

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Bid-rigging scheme leads to $140,000 fines for Quebec company and its President

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

Les Entreprises de ventilation Climasol Inc. and its President, Roch Raby, pleaded guilty today in the Quebec Superior Court in Montreal. They were fined $130,000 and $10,000 respectively for their role in an agreement to rig bids for a private sector …

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CBSA officers seize suspected cocaine at the Toronto Pearson International Airport

Posted March 2, 2016 by Canada News Centre - National News

The Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) announced today the seizure of 100 brick-shaped bundles of suspected cocaine at the Toronto Pearson International Airport.

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CBSA officers seize suspected cocaine at the Toronto Pearson International Airport

Posted March 2, 2016 by Canada News Centre - National News

The Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) announced today the seizure of 100 brick-shaped bundles of suspected cocaine at the Toronto Pearson International Airport.

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Patented Medicine Prices Review Board will hear allegations of breach of reporting requirements for acne drugs

Posted February 25, 2016 by Canada News Centre - National News

The Patented Medicine Prices Review Board (PMPRB) will hold a public hearing with respect to allegations that Galderma Canada Inc. failed to provide the PMPRB with the pricing and sales information required by section 80 of the Patent Act and sections …

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Patented Medicine Prices Review Board will hear allegations of breach of reporting requirements for acne drugs

Posted February 25, 2016 by Canada News Centre - National News

The Patented Medicine Prices Review Board (PMPRB) will hold a public hearing with respect to allegations that Galderma Canada Inc. failed to provide the PMPRB with the pricing and sales information required by section 80 of the Patent Act and sections …

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Statement by the Minister of Justice and Attorney General of Canada and Minister of Health on tabling of Special Joint Committee’s report on physician-assisted dying

Posted February 25, 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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Statement by the Minister of Justice and Attorney General of Canada and Minister of Health on tabling of Special Joint Committee’s report on physician-assisted dying

Posted February 25, 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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Minister Wilson-Raybould to Make an Announcement

Posted February 25, 2016 by Canada News Centre - National News

The Honourable Jody Wilson-Raybould, P.C., Minister of Justice and Attorney General of Canada and the Honourable Mélanie Joly, P.C., Minister of Canadian Heritage, will deliver a statement on the report on physician-assisted dying, followed by a brief Q & A session.

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Minister Wilson-Raybould to Make an Announcement

Posted February 25, 2016 by Canada News Centre - National News

The Honourable Jody Wilson-Raybould, P.C., Minister of Justice and Attorney General of Canada and the Honourable Mélanie Joly, P.C., Minister of Canadian Heritage, will deliver a statement on the report on physician-assisted dying, followed by a brief Q & A session.

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Saskatchewan CBSA officers seize suspected child pornography in January

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

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

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CNSC publishes REGDOC-3.2.2, Aboriginal Engagement

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

The Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission (CNSC) has published regulatory document REGDOC-3.2.2, Aboriginal Engagement.

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Serving and protecting Canadians in the Southern Ontario Region

Posted February 9, 2016 by Canada News Centre - National News

The Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) in the Southern Ontario Region (SOR) would like to take this opportunity to share some highlights of the vital work accomplished by SOR employees to protect the safety and security of our borders and our communi…

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