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01-29-2013, 02:50 PM
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Police raid at George Laraque's home, linked to fraud

https://twitter.com/SGirouxCTV/statu...57797061328897

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CTV News exclusive: Longueuil police raid the home of ex Habs George Laraque, suspected in fraud case.
Oh George, why can't you stay off the news...

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Think it was anything to do with the sketchy entity known as the CHLPA?

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Well, his last NHL contract was a fraud

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Think it was anything to do with the sketchy entity known as the CHLPA?
Most likely, yeah.

Could be about his lame juice thingy : http://juicextra.ca/?lang=en

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Because of the code he won't fight the charges, either

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They found paycheques from the Habs but don't remember seeing him play.

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I hope they faxed him before showing up!!

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Laraque being a fraud surprises people?

He made a career of collecting paycheques from professional hockey organizations despite him doing nothing.

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Here's a detailed article about it : http://montreal.ctvnews.ca/ctv-exclu...ided-1.1134710

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Damn that's not his year.

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He'll plead guilty because the Crown attorney isn't in his weight class and it would be against the code to fight him.

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Here's a detailed article about it : http://montreal.ctvnews.ca/ctv-exclu...ided-1.1134710
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Former Montreal Canadiens defenceman Georges Laraque's home was raided Tuesday.
Wait, what ?

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Because of the code he won't fight the charges, either
Ladies and gentlemen, we have a winner. Hilarious

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That's what happen when you give your name for every products/company/political party for money

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Because of the code he won't fight the charges, either
You had me laugh, there. Thanks.

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So he was involved with synthetic ice?

Hadn't heard that before.

Boy, Laraque sure is keeping himself busy. NDP, CHLPA, hawking juicers and synthetic ice.

Everything he's involved with is a bit sketchy though, for some reason.

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So he was involved with synthetic ice?

Hadn't heard that before.

Boy, Laraque sure is keeping himself busy. NDP, CHLPA, hawking juicers and synthetic ice.

Everything he's involved with is a bit sketchy though, for some reason.
Not NDP but green party & Green peace & PETA I think

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Not NDP but green party & Green peace & PETA I think
Woa, yeah, the Green party. My apologies. Bit of a brain fart there.

Green Peace and PETA are right up sketch alley as well.

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Too easy to make jokes with "Laraque" and "fraud".

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Haha he deserve it. Never his fault somehow.

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Is he still a member of the green party ? Because if he is and he's found guilty he can say goodbye to his political career.

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If I remember correctly, Laraque is also involved in some animal protection groups as some have mentioned. He is part of a documentary on bacon and how pigs are mistreated in the industry.

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Probably about how he told the habs he was an enforcer and after his first year never did his job.

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