Human Smuggling Canada

How Ottawa Encourages Human Smuggling

CP | Lee-Anne Goodman, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.25.2014 | Canada

OTTAWA - A new Harvard Law School study paints a scathing portrait of Canada as a country that's increasingly slamming its doors on asylum-seekers and...

As Drug Busts Rise, Border Agency Cuts Questioned

CBC | Posted 05.27.2013 | Canada Politics

Drug busts by the Canada Border Services Agency rose 10 per cent between 2007 and 2012, according to a CBC News analysis of agency data that reveals w...

Human Smuggling Charges Dropped

CP | Dene Moore, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.27.2013 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - A B.C. judge dismissed human smuggling charges Friday against four men accused of bringing dozens of Tamil migrants into Canada illegally ...

Human Smuggling Ruling To Be Appealed

CP | Dene Moore, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.23.2013 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - The Crown will appeal a B.C. Supreme Court decision that struck down a section of the federal government's human smuggling law.Prosecutor ...

Human Smuggling Ruling To Be Appealed

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 01.21.2013 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - The Crown will appeal a B.C. Supreme Court decision that struck down a section of the federal government's human smuggling law.Prosecutor ...

Human Smuggling Law Struck Down

CP | Tamsyn Burgmann, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.16.2013 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - A British Columbia Supreme Court judge has taken the bluster out of the Conservative's campaign against illegal migrants by striking down ...

Tamils In Limbo After Canadian Crackdown On Human Smugglers

CP | Mike Blanchfield, The Canadian Press | Posted 06.29.2012 | Canada Politics

BANGKOK - All wars cause collateral damage. Vashni is collateral damage in Canada's war on human smugglers.The soft-spoken Tamil woman in her 30s live...

Althia Raj

Tory Reforms May Put More Illegal Immigrants In Jail

HuffingtonPost.com | Althia Raj | Posted 04.23.2012 | Canada Politics

At the whim of the public safety minister, refugee claimants could face incarceration in provincial jails for one year without review under a major ov...

Althia Raj

Tory Plan To Detain Illegal Immigrants Under Fire

HuffingtonPost.com | Althia Raj | Posted 03.20.2012 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA — The mandatory one-year detention of illegal immigrants proposed under the Tories' new anti-smuggling bill violates basic human rights and b...

Alleged Human Smuggler Busted In Vancouver

CBC | Posted 04.07.2012 | Canada

A French citizen will appear in Richmond provincial court Tuesday to face charges of human smuggling. According to court docu...

As Many As 4 Human Smuggling Ops Busted: Kenney

CP | Posted 10.05.2011 | Canada

BANGKOK - Immigration Minister Jason Kenney says authorities have headed off as many as four human-smuggling operations bound for Canada in the last y...