Organized Crime and Corporate Crime

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Organized Crime and Corporate Crime
Introduction to the Issue
Organized crime has been, for decades, the subject of controversy regarding its history, definition and global reach, and can include corporate crime as well. Both criminal organizations and corporate firms which break the law can have a negative long term effect on our society. The Criminal Code (Section 467.1) definition of organized crime is as follows:
“Criminal organization” means a group, however organized, that A. is composed of three or more persons in or outside of Canada; and B. has as one of its main purposes or main activities the facilitation or commission of one or more serious offences that, if committed, would likely result in the direct or indirect receipt of a...
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