CSIS moves quietly ahead with data-crunching plans: Documents

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OTTAWA — Newly released documents show Canada’s spy agency is moving ahead with plans to collect and use databases containing personal information about Canadians. The Canadian Security Intelligence Service says the initiative — made possible by sweeping security legislation passed last year — will enable the agency to crunch Canadian information and detect previously unseen patterns.