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What Canadians Should Know When Crossing the American Border

It’s a story that’s becoming increasingly familiar: A Canadian is denied entry into the U.S. for reasons that are vague or unclear. It’s enough to leave many travellers on edge at the border. A Vancouver woman recently came forward with her story of being detained for hours at a U.S. land border crossing into Washington State, where

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Presidential Proclamation Enhancing Vetting Capabilities and Processes for Detecting Attempted Entry Into the United States by Terrorists or Other Public-Safety Threats

The U.S. Supreme Court, the highest court in the United States, recently upheld U.S. President Trump’s indefinite travel ban by a 5-4 majority.   In the decision, the court indicated that the finding was based, in part, on the face value of the order and, when viewed in isolation, its neutrality and justification

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Canadians travelling to the U.S. should be prepared to hand over their phones and laptops.

Canadians traveling to the U.S. should be prepared to hand over their phones and laptops. Immigration lawyer Joel Sandaluk explains how border agents have the right to search phones and other devices without a specific reason.   

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Why Are Children Being Separated From Their Parents At The US Border?

  ​Why Are Children Being Separated From Their Parents At The US Border? Publication/ ​ON Point with Alex Pierson by 640 Toronto Guidy Mamann joins Alex  Pierson to speak about Trump’s immigration crackdown.https://itunes.apple.com/ca/podcast/on-point-with-alex-pierson/id1318830191?mt=2&i=1000414086143

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