Plan to have US agents on Canadian soil 'on hold:' Government

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US CBP Deputy Commissioner Thomas Winkowski at perimeter plan talks in February.
Carl Meyer
Published: Wednesday, 09/19/2012 12:00 am EDT

The Harper government's plan to permit United States law enforcement agents to pursue suspects across the land border and onto Canadian soil is "on hold" while legal issues are resolved, the government says.

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