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Dirty money driving up B.C. home prices as more than $40-billion laundered across Canada in 2018 – Globe and Mail

May 10 2019 Commentary This linked to illegal importing and sale of opioids and other drugs with over 11k Canadians dying of opioid related overdoses since 2016. How was it allowed to get this bad? It says $7 of the … Continue reading

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‘Nobody is protecting us’: Safe drug site concerns meeting at city hall gets emotional – Calgary Herald

Gavin Young / Postmedia Meghan Potkins, Calgary Herald More from Meghan Potkins, Calgary HeraldFebruary 13, 2019 ‘Nobody is protecting us’: Safe drug site concerns meeting at city hall gets emotional — — Commentary– Similar concerns in Winnipeg, Vancouver and elsewhere … Continue reading

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Money laundering case in BC dropped without any reasons given – update

A woman arrives at a storefront in Richmond, B.C., on Friday, Jan. 4, 2019. The RCMP raided the location in 2015 when it housed the business Style Travel. RAFAL GERSZAK — It is concerning that this important case dropped without … Continue reading

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Public deserves clarity from Ottawa on collapse of money-laundering case, says B.C. official

Public deserves clarity from Ottawa on collapse of money-laundering case, says B.C. official – Globe and Mail JUSTINE HUNTER AND COLIN FREEZE VICTORIA /TORONTO DECEMBER 3, 2018 Article archived below. — Concerning news about Corporate and Financial Crime prosecutions getting … Continue reading

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Vancouver: The City That Had Too Much Money – Bloomberg Quint

October 22 2018 Since mid-2014, capital flight from China may have totaled as much as $800 billion, according to estimates from the Institute of International Finance. Vancouver is a prime target for moving funds obtained from legit, grey and black … Continue reading

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