Refugee bill out of touch with law's objective

The refugee program is in the first instance about saving lives and offering protection to the displaced and persecuted – so says Canada's Immigration and Refugee Protection Act.

Janet Dench
Published: Wednesday, 09/28/2011 12:00 am EDT

The refugee program is in the first instance about saving lives and offering protection to the displaced and persecuted – so says Canada's Immigration and Refugee Protection Act.

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