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Three Families Who Housed Edward Snowden in Hong Kong Seek Asylum in Canada

A group of Montreal, Quebec, lawyers — Marc-André Séguin, Francis Tourigny and Michael Simkin — have teamed up to help asylum seekers in Hong Kong who housed Edward Snowden in 2013.

The lawyers set up a non-governmental fundraising organization named For the Refugees in November for the individuals who sheltered the American whistleblower for about two weeks.