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Lower, legally novel threshold in Bill S-7 needed for “unique situation”: minister

News | 05/31/2022 6:04 pm EDT
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The government’s attempt to create a  brand new threshold of “reasonable general concern” for the search of personal digital devices at Canada’s border crossings is necessary because of the presence of the evidence of drug trafficking, child pornography, and “hate propaganda” on devices like cell phones, according to the minister responsible for the legislation. 

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