Inside the Canadian Visa Selection System

"It is always a mystery how immigration officials come to the conclusion if a marriage is genuine or fake, but now a new study has shed light on the inner thinking of the decision-makers.  McMaster University professor Vic Satzewich was given rare access by Citizenship and Immigration Canada inside Canada's overseas visa posts to examine how visa officers used their discretionary power to decide who deserved to join their spouses here." - Toronto Star, Feb. 1, 2014.