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Tough on Crime, Tougher on Reality

Monday night, sometime after the sun had gone down, Stephen Harper fulfilled his promise in overhauling the Canadian justice system. Bill C-10 passed through Parliament notwithstanding days of procedural delay from the opposition, and now the hypotheticals have become real.…

Cash or Credit? US Government Sues Credit Card Companies

The Department of Justice (DOJ) sued the three largest credit card companies on Monday, alleging anticompetitive practices. Specifically, the suit was filed against Mastercard, Visa, and American Express, alleging that the companies encourage merchants to prefer certain types of credit…