Oct 18, 2013 | 7:18The Fifth Estate Jack Blum on money laundering VideoClosed Captions available
The Fifth Estate Jack Blum on money laundering Oct 18, 2013 | 7:18In The Murder and the Money Trail the fifth estate explores how Maru Oropesa, a Mexican employee of Scotiabank, became embroiled in a money laundering scheme that led to her murder. Money laundering is rampant in Mexico and the country is considered a world leader in exporting illicit cash to cleanse the proceeds of crime. Former US Senate Investigator Jack Blum sat down with the fifth estate and explained the history of money laundering, how working in countries that are rife with crime and corruption is risky for banks, and what banks and governments can do to curb the practice.
Sep 15, 2013 | 45:13The Fifth Estate The Sextortion of Amanda Todd VideoClosed Captions available
The Fifth Estate The Sextortion of Amanda Todd Sep 15, 2013 | 45:13With never-before seen videos and online chats, the fifth estate tells the real story of what happened to Amanda Todd, the B.C. teen haunted by one revealing photo on the Internet. The blackmail and the sexual extortion that drove her to her death -- and the new breed of online predators who threaten the many other young people who take risks online.