‘Cowboy’ Lawsuit At CBSA

A schoolteacher has filed a federal lawsuit against the Canada Border Services Agency after officers impounded his car and revoked his Nexus card for failing to declare $120 in gifts. The Federal Court in a separate 2017 case ruled a travelers’ honest mistake is no excuse for breaching the Customs Act: “What they did was cowboy stuff.”

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