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Why This Russian Criminal Case Matters to Canada

Irwin Cotler | Posted 02.09.2013 | Canada
Irwin Cotler

Today, the Canadian Parliament will hear testimony concerning the torture and tragic death in detention of Russian lawyer Sergei Magnitsky, who uncovered the largest corporate tax fraud in Russian history, identified the senior Russian perpetrators, and paid for it with his life. One might wonder: What is the Canadian connection to all this?