American who brought refugees to Canada now expelled
Judge says Joe Callahan allowed his humanitarian convictions to cloud his judgment
CBC News Posted: Nov 2, 2012 2:01 PM ET Last Updated: Nov 2, 2012 1:56 PM ET
An American man was relieved he didn’t wake up in a Thunder Bay jail on Friday.
On Thursday afternoon, a judge fined Joe Callahan $5,000 for helping two acquaintances from central America illegally come into Canada at the Pigeon River border crossing.
Just outside the courtroom, Joe Callahan signed an agreement to pay his fine within 60 days.read more