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Minister of Justice announces Judicial Advisory Committee appointments

Posted January 19, 2017 by Canada News Centre - National News

To continue to improve upon Canada’s tradition of judicial excellence, the Honourable Jody Wilson-Raybould, Minister of Justice and Attorney General of Canada, introduced an open and transparent process to appoint justices of the highest calibre who ar…

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Judicial Advisory Committee Appointments

Posted January 19, 2017 by Canada News Centre - National News

Judicial Advisory Committee Appointments

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Supporting Access to Justice for Persons with Disabilities

Posted January 18, 2017 by Canada News Centre - National News

The Government of Canada is committed to eliminating systemic barriers and delivering equal opportunities to all Canadians living with disabilities.

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Suspected cocaine found in a commercial trailer at the Ambassador Bridge leads to arrest

Posted January 12, 2017 by Canada News Centre - National News

The Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) and the Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) announced today the seizure of 37 kilograms of suspected cocaine at the Ambassador Bridge and the subsequent arrest of a Mississauga man.

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CBSA Commercial Operations seizes over 37 kilograms of suspected opium

Posted January 12, 2017 by Canada News Centre - National News

The Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA), Commercial Operations, today announced a significant seizure of suspected opium.

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Recreational harvesters fined $6,500 for fishing near Whytecliffe Park

Posted January 5, 2017 by Canada News Centre - National News

NORTH VANCOUVER, BC – Andrew Yip and Yu Ye were fined a total of $6,500 for fishing in a West Vancouver Marine Park closed year-round to all harvesting of marine life to preserve its unique underwater habitat. On December 15, 2016, the Honourable Judge Douglas E. Moss accepted a guilty plea from both men. He fined Mr. Ye $3,000, ordered Mr. Yip to pay a fine of $3,500 and banned him from fishing for a year and upheld the forfeiture of his fishing gear. The pair were observed angling next to a multi-lingual no fishing sign.

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Tribunal Submits Report—Gypsum Board from the United States

Posted January 4, 2017 by Canada News Centre - National News

The Canadian International Trade Tribunal (the Tribunal) today found that the imposition of provisional duties or duties applicable to gypsum board imported from the United States for markets in Manitoba, British Columbia, Saskatchewan, Alberta, Yukon…

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Tribunal Finds Injury—Gypsum Board from the United States

Posted January 4, 2017 by Canada News Centre - National News

The Canadian International Trade Tribunal (the Tribunal) today found that the dumping of gypsum board originating in or exported from United States of America has caused injury to the domestic industry. Subject to the implementation of the Tribunal’s r…

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Tribunal Initiates Final Injury Inquiry—Concrete Reinforcing Bar from Belarus, CHinese Taipei, Hong Kong, China, Japan, Portugal and Spain

Posted January 4, 2017 by Canada News Centre - National News

The Canadian International Trade Tribunal (the Tribunal) today initiated a final inquiry to determine whether the dumping of concrete reinforcing bar (the subject goods) originating in or exported from the Republic of Belarus, Chinese Taipei, the Hong …

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31 kilograms of suspected methamphetamine seized at the Aldergrove port of entry, Commercial Operations

Posted January 4, 2017 by Canada News Centre - National News

The Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) is announcing the seizure of 31 kilograms of suspected methamphetamine at the Aldergrove port of entry, Commercial Operations.

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Government of Canada announces appointments to the Competition Tribunal and the Specific Claims Tribunal

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

The Honourable Jody Wilson-Raybould, Minister of Justice and Attorney General of Canada, is pleased to announce the following appointments.

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Justice Highlights of 2016

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

Below is a list of key accomplishments for the Minister of Justice and Attorney General of Canada in 2016:

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Statement by Minister Wilson-Raybould on the accomplishments of 2016

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

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

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CBSA officers once again find suspected cocaine at the Toronto Pearson International Airport

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

The Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) announced today the seizure of over 7.5 kg of suspected cocaine at the Toronto Pearson International Airport.

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Winnipeg man charged with 136 counts in immigration fraud case

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

L’Agence des services frontaliers du Canada (ASFC) a annoncé aujourd’hui qu’elle avait déposé des accusations contre un homme de 56 ans de Winnipeg qui aurait commis des fraudes et agi à titre de consultant en immigration non autorisé.

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The Government of Canada releases report following the appointment of Justice Malcolm Rowe to the Supreme Court of Canada

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

The Supreme Court of Canada is recognized nationally and internationally for its excellence. To continue and improve upon this tradition, our Government introduced an open and transparent process to appoint a Justice of the highest caliber who would be…

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Quadruple handgun seizure at Coutts in November

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

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

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Guns, arrests at the Saskatchewan border in November

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

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

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CBSA travel tips over the holiday season

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

The Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) advises travellers that it anticipates higher volume of travellers over the holiday season at its ports of entry.

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Minister Qualtrough: Announcement regarding the United Nations Optional Protocol to the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities

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

This year marks the tenth anniversary of the United Nations’ adoption of the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities. And what better way to mark this anniversary than by announcing that Canada will actively consider accession to the Opti…

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Statement by Minister Wilson-Raybould on Human Rights Day

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

The Honourable Jody Wilson-Raybould, Minister of Justice and Attorney General of Canada, has issued the following statement:

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Statement by Minister Qualtrough on Human Rights Day

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

The Honourable Carla Qualtrough, Minister of Sport and Persons with Disabilities, today issued the following statement:

“Stand up for someone’s rights today. As Minister of Sport and Persons with Disabilities, I am echoing the theme of Human Rights Da…

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2016 Aboriginal Law Conference<br /> Continuing Legal Education Society of British Columbia

Posted December 9, 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

2016 Aboriginal Law Conference
Continuing Legal Education Society of British Columbia

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Government of Canada announces judicial appointments in the province of Ontario

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

The Honourable Jody Wilson-Raybould, Minister of Justice and Attorney General of Canada, is pleased to announce the following judicial appointments for Ontario:

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Canada assumes command of Combined Task Force 150

Posted December 8, 2016 by Canada News Centre - National News

Commodore Haydn C. Edmundson of the Canadian Armed Forces (CAF) officially assumed command of Combined Task Force 150 (CTF 150) on behalf of Canada during a change of command ceremony held at Combined Maritime Forces (CMF) Headquarters in Bahrain today.

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Statement by Minister Wilson-Raybould on National Day of Remembrance and Action on Violence against Women in Canada

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

The Honourable Jody Wilson-Raybould, Minister of Justice and Attorney General of Canada, has issued the following statement:

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Improving Services for Victims of Crime in the Northwest Territories

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

The Department of Justice Canada is providing $3,75 million over five years to the Government of the Northwest Territories to support victims’ access to services.

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Improving Services for Victims of Crime in the Northwest Territories

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

The Government of Canada supports programs and services that respond to the immediate and ongoing needs of victims and survivors of crime and help ensure a just, fair and compassionate Canadian justice system for all Canadians.

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Parliamentary Secretary Sean Casey to Make a Funding Announcement on Behalf of Minister Wilson-Raybould

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

Sean Casey, Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Justice, on behalf of the Honourable Jody Wilson-Raybould, P.C., Q.C., M.P., Minister of Justice and Attorney General of Canada, will make an announcement regarding funding for victim services in the Northwest Territories.

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Construction of new military infrastructure begins in Edmonton

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

The Government of Canada is committed to ensuring that Canadian Armed Forces personnel have safe and modern facilities in which to work and train.

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October 2016 Media Backgrounder

Posted December 1, 2016 by Canada News Centre - National News

October 2016 Media Backgrounder

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Using X-rays to find a handgun and persistence to stop the smuggling of an aircraft

Posted December 1, 2016 by Canada News Centre - National News

In October the Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) remained vigilant with continued efforts resulting in the seizure of weapons at the borders in the Southern Ontario Region.

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Statement from the Chair and Vice-Chair of the Task Force on Cannabis Legalization and Regulation

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

November 30, 2016 (Ottawa, ON) – The Honourable Anne McLellan, Chair of the Task Force on Cannabis Legalization and Regulation, and Dr. Mark Ware, Vice Chair

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CBSA officers find suspected cocaine at the Toronto Pearson International Airport

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

The Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) announced today the seizure of over 21 kg of suspected cocaine at the Toronto Pearson International Airport.

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Tribunal Continues, with Amendment, Orders&mdash;Copper Pipe Fittings from the United States, Korea and China

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

The Canadian International Trade Tribunal (the Tribunal) today continued, with amendment, its orders made on February 17, 2012, in Expiry Review No. RR-2011-001, concerning the dumping of copper pipe fittings originating in or exported from the United …

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CBSA tips for travellers to Canada

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

The Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) advises travellers that it anticipates higher volume of travellers over Black Friday, in the United States, at its ports of entry. The CBSA shares the following tips to facilitate your border crossing.

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2016 ANU Annual Reconciliation Lecture – “Reconciliation: Moving through the Post-Colonial Door”

Posted November 24, 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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Commercial groundfish harvester fined $10,000 for illegal fishing – Ian Jeffrey Garnier found guilty of violations of the <em>Fisheries Act</em>

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

On June 3, 2016, Ian Garnier, commercial fishing master of the Miss Tatum, pleaded guilty to eight violationsof the Fisheries Act in Courtenay Provincial Court. On July 8, 2016, in Campbell River Provincial Court, the Honourable Judge Catherine Ann Cro…

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CBSA Atlantic Region Border Highlights – April to October 2016

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

The Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) is pleased to share highlights of its activities in Atlantic Canada from April to October 2016.

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Minister Wilson-Raybould Appoints Deputy Judges to the Territories

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

The Honourable Jody Wilson-Raybould, Minister of Justice and Attorney General of Canada, is pleased to announce the appointment of 22 Deputy Judges to the Nunavut Court of Justice, the Supreme Court of the Northwest Territories and the Supreme Court of…

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