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Slim’s Criminal Law News Sept 1 www.montrealcriminallaw.com

Truly the “long arm of the law”

RCMP charge Syrian officer accused of torturing Maher Arar

RCMP have laid a charge in absentia against a Syrian intelligence officer accused of torturing Syrian-born Canadian Maher Arar, the first-ever charge of its kind in Canada.

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Slim’s Criminal Law News June 13 www.montrealcriminallaw.com

Truly the “long arm of the law”.

Mounties’ reach extends to Somalia

The arrest of a Somalian suspect in the kidnapping of Amanda Lindhout shows the Mounties have the authority to go “beyond Canada’s borders” to get their man.

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