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Catalogue Number:  FBM000
Producer:  Floating Boat Media
Producers:  Walker, Perry
Directors:  Walker, Perry
Producing Agencies:  Floating Boat Media
Subject:  Canadian History, Canadian Politics, Canadian Social Issues, Citizenship Education, Civics, Criminal Justice & Law, Documentary, History, Politics, Social Issues, Social Sciences
Language:  English
Grade Level:  9 - 12, Post Secondary, Adult
Country Of Origin:  Canada
Copyright Year:  2017
Running Time:  11:18

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The true story of how a Chinatown store owner changed Canada’s Criminal Code.

On May 23rd, 2009, a shoplifting in Toronto’s Chinatown escalated quickly when Lucky Moose shopkeeper David Chen chased and apprehended a returning thief. But it was Chen and his colleagues who faced serious charges when the police arrived. The resulting court case would change Canada’s Criminal Code.

Also available with English subtitles.

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