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Canada's Sri Lanka Case and The Trouble With "Whitelists"

Dana Wagner | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada Politics
Dana Wagner

The Sri Lanka case shows that the declared safety of a foreign country depends on Canadian politics instead of evidence like returned Sri Lankans experiencing torture and possibly worse. Politicians are not an authority on persecution. When they act like one, friends are called safe. Then domestic demands shift and suddenly they balk, tugging along lives with whims.

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 ...

Alleged Human Trafficker Nabbed At TO Airport

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 08.25.2012 | Canada

VANCOUVER - The RCMP says it has arrested a man charged over the smuggling of 492 Tamil migrants into Canada.Mounties say they have arrested Nadarajah...

No Links To Bombing, Tamil Should Stay: Adjudicator

CP | Posted 10.05.2011 | Canada

VANCOUVER - A Tamil who says he had to flee Sri Lanka after the Tigers used one of his possessions in a suicide bombing should not be deported, an imm...