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Felony Entry into Canada

Any person with a criminal conviction may be considered inadmissible to Canada on the grounds of security. An individual can be considered inadmissible to Canada for a either a felony or a misdemeanor offense.  Canada has been known for especially strict entry requirements when it comes to persons with felony convictions. Felony Entry within Canada […]

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New Bill May Restrict Social Assistance for Asylum Seekers

As recently reported by Yahoo News – “The right to social security is fundamental and inextricably linked to the right to life and the ability of an individual to realize his or her other basic needs such as food, water, shelter, and health,” Elizabeth Berton-Hunter, a spokesperson for Amnesty International stated in response to the Tories’ […]

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Live-in Caregivers May Be the Next Target of Immigration Reform

  Concerns have been raised over the past few months regarding the live-in caregiver program, which has been highlighted by the Conservative government as Canada’s next target for immigration reform. Live-in Caregivers and Immigration Reform Currently, Canada’s live-in caregiver program allows families to employ caregivers and nannies from overseas, but with recent plans from the government, […]

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