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Immigration & Refugees, Politics, Society

Minister may suspend revocations of citizenship

Immigration Minister John McCallum told the Senate he would consider putting a moratorium on the process whereby Canadians have their citizenship revoked if they are found to have misrepresented themselves on their applications. The British Columbia Civil Liberties Association and» 

Immigration & Refugees, Politics, Society

People whose citizenship is revoked deserve a hearing, advocates argue

Canada may stop stripping citizenship from people who misrepresented themselves on citizenship, permanent residency or refugee applications, reports the Globe and Mail newspaper. The issue commanded attention when news broke that Member of Parliament and Minister of Democratic Institutions Maryam»