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Local priest charged in immigration scam

posted Jun 25, 2011, 11:37 AM by Milorad Borota   [ updated Jun 26, 2011, 12:17 AM ]
Jun 21, 2011 01:21 pm | By Tim Banman | Bonnyville Nouvelle

RCMP have charged three individuals from Goodfish Lake and St. Paul, including a local Orthodox priest, under the Immigration Refugee Protection Act on June 13.

The three accused face charges relating to improper documentation and organizing entry to Canada by threat, deception or fraud under the Immigration Refugee Protections Act and section 341 (1) of the Criminal Code of Canada relating to proceeds of crime.

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