Tag Archives: Canadian Security Intelligence Service

Jaffer, Radarsat, and China

A private investigator has filed a court document claiming that disgraced former Conservative MP Rahim Jaffer, the husband of former cabinet minister Helena Guergis, sought Canadian satellite information with military implications after liaising with Chinese state-owned technology companies in 2010. The document, filed by Derrick Snowdy on July 17th, hints at shady activities by the […]

Tortured policy


Public Safety Minister Vic Toews has directed the Canadian Security Intelligence Service to accept — “in exceptional circumstances” only of course — information obtained through the use of torture.