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Old April 26, 2013, 09:28 AM   #8
Spats McGee
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Tangentabacus, by no means do I wish to justify the guards' actions. However, whatever actions were taken by the guards would have to be justified under Canadian law (making me wholly unable to comment on the legality thereof).
Originally Posted by Tangentabacus

1) Whose border guards searched the items? US? Canada? - They were canadian.
We may have a Canadian lawyer around here somewhere, or someone familiar with US/Canadian agreements that would affect the actions of border guards. The actions taken by those Canadian border guards took place on Canadian soil under Canadian law.

Originally Posted by Tangentabacus
2) Are your parents American or Canadian citizens? - My parents live here in Alaska, but my sister is a student in Canada.
I will take that to mean that they are American citizens, but residence is actually an entirely separate question.
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