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Version of section 241 from 2003-01-01 to 2016-06-16:

Marginal note:Counselling or aiding suicide

 Every one who

  • (a) counsels a person to commit suicide, or

  • (b) aids or abets a person to commit suicide,

whether suicide ensues or not, is guilty of an indictable offence and liable to imprisonment for a term not exceeding fourteen years.

  • R.S., 1985, c. C-46, s. 241
  • R.S., 1985, c. 27 (1st Supp.), s. 7

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