Drug-fueled gang wars shake Vancouver


By Patrick Oppmann
CNN.com

VANCOUVER, British Columbia — When Canadian cocaine smuggler Charles Lai was being sentenced in a Seattle federal courtroom last month, the judge sending him to prison for 13 years offered a small item of good news.

At least behind bars, Judge James Robart said, drug smuggler Lai would not become another fatality in Vancouver's gang wars.

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