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Version of section 237 from 2003-01-01 to 2019-09-18:

Marginal note:Punishment for infanticide

 Every female person who commits infanticide is guilty of an indictable offence and liable to imprisonment for a term not exceeding five years.

  • R.S., c. C-34, s. 220

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