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Cheques to terrorists is not the answer
Posted on Apr 19, 2018
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It began in 2007 after a lengthy and expensive Inquiry and resulted in a $10.5M payoff to Maher Arar.

In this article, Scott Newark (former Crown Prosecutor in Alberta) looks at recent cases and notes how no clear or factual rationale has been provided by the Canadian government as to why it chooses to bypass the courts and go behind closed doors to settle lawsuits from suspected terrorists. Emotional reasons, yes; factual rational, no.

Read the whole article here:
http://security.frontline.online/article/2018/1/9658-Why-is-Canada-Cutting-Cheques-to-Suspected-Terrorists%3F

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