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Version of section 142 from 2019-09-19 to 2024-06-19:

Marginal note:Corruptly taking reward for recovery of goods

 Every person who corruptly accepts any valuable consideration, directly or indirectly, under pretence or on account of helping any person to recover anything obtained by the commission of an indictable offence is guilty of

  • (a) an indictable offence and liable to imprisonment for a term of not more than five years; or

  • (b) an offence punishable on summary conviction.

  • R.S., 1985, c. C-46, s. 142
  • 2019, c. 25, s. 45

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