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Criminal Code

Version of section 299 from 2018-12-13 to 2020-06-17:

Marginal note:Publishing

 A person publishes a libel when he

  • (a) exhibits it in public;

  • (b) causes it to be read or seen; or

  • (c) shows or delivers it, or causes it to be shown or delivered, with intent that it should be read or seen by any person other than the person whom it defames.

  • R.S., 1985, c. C-46, s. 299
  • 2018, c. 29, s. 31
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