Immigration officials nab kids to net parents

posted on May 01, 2006 | in Category Canada's Immigration Policy | PermaLink

Original author: News Staff
Source: CTV.CA
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Date: April 29, 2006

In an unusual move designed to net an illegal immigrant couple, immigration officials in Toronto went to a school and threatened to take away two young sisters if their parents didn't turn themselves in.

The officials then took the sisters, who are seven and 14-years-old, and their Costa Rican mother to a detention centre.

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