Trudeau’s Justice Minister Compares Donating to Truckers Protest to Financing Terrorism

‘We already do this with respect to terrorist financing, we already do this with respect to money laundering, what we are doing is extending the same kinds of principles and procedures to this situation’

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LAMETTI: "Evan (ph), we already do this with respect to terrorist financing. We already do this with respect to money laundering. What we are doing is extending the same kinds of principles and procedures to this situation, which is funding of illegal blockades. It’s -- it’s -- this isn’t -- this isn’t new -- this isn’t new under the Sun, Evan (ph), this is something that the police and financial institutions already do together. In certain cases we’ve extended the case and so they already have experience working in this area and therefore when I say we’re going to trust their reasonableness it’s based on the experience that we’ve already have."

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