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Prison guards’ union backs mental-disorder claims

June 19, 2013

Correction Canada asked not to reject medical opinions for those seeking time off for mental trauma globeandmail – British Columbia

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Coast guard’s radio communications system hampering B.C. vessels

June 7, 2013
Coast guard’s radio communications system hampering B.C. vessels

The Canadian Coast Guard’s new radio communications system is having more problems, this time affecting the B.C. coast. In two recent notices to mariners, the Coast Guard advises that systems that look out for distress calls are either out of service or operating sporadically. Canadian Autoworkers Union regional director Allan Hughes says the outage puts [...]

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TV show about border guards breaking privacy laws, B.C. Civil Liberties group says

May 29, 2013

B.C. Civil Liberties Association opposes filming of public without consent for reality show that follows Canada Border Services Agency globeandmail – British Columbia

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TV show about border guards breaking privacy laws, rights group says

May 28, 2013

B.C. Civil Liberties Association opposes filming of public without consent for reality show that follows Canada Border Services Agency globeandmail – British Columbia

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Canadian businesses fuming as border guards let shoppers skip fees, documents show

March 5, 2013
Canadian businesses fuming as border guards let shoppers skip fees, documents show

Canadian businesses are upset over a little-known 13-year-old policy that allows border guards to “waive through” travellers without charging them duty, particularly at peak cross-border shopping periods like the Black Friday long weekend. Global TV BC News

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