Criminal Pardons

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Pardons Plummet

OTTAWA - Applications for criminal record suspensions, formerly known as pardons, have plummeted since the Conservative government finalized tough new rules last spring.Statistics released to The Cana...

Government Rejects Two-Tier Fee Idea

OTTAWA - The public safety minister is rejecting a Senate committee's proposal to give some criminal-pardon seekers a break on the application fee.The government wants to raise the cost of seeking a p...