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Fugitive from China wins interim stay of deportation

posted Jul 18, 2011, 9:46 PM by Milorad Borota   [ updated Jul 18, 2011, 10:39 PM ]
ROD MICKLEBURGH VANCOUVER— From Tuesday's Globe and Mail
Published Monday, Jul. 11, 2011 4:00PM EDT
Last updated Tuesday, Jul. 12, 2011 5:10PM EDT

Lai Changxing, long considered one of China’s most wanted fugitives, faces deportation to the People’s Republic later this month, after his dramatic arrest late last week by Canadian border services agents.

In a brief conversation at an immigration detention hearing Monday, Mr. Lai said the agents swooped in on his downtown Vancouver residence about 1 p.m. last Thursday and bundled him into custody.

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