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Telecommunications Act

Version of section 72.15 from 2015-08-02 to 2024-02-06:

Marginal note:Defence

  •  (1) It is a defence for a person in a proceeding in relation to a violation to establish that the person exercised due diligence to prevent the violation.

  • Marginal note:Common law principles

    (2) Every rule and principle of the common law that makes any circumstance a justification or excuse in relation to a charge for an offence under this Act or Division 1.1 of Part 16.1 of the Canada Elections Act applies in respect of a violation to the extent that it is not inconsistent with this Act.

  • 2005, c. 50, s. 2
  • 2014, c. 12, s. 142.1, c. 39, ss. 207, 209

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