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Criminal Code (R.S.C., 1985, c. C-46)

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Marginal note:Assault with a weapon or causing bodily harm

 Every person is guilty of an indictable offence and liable to imprisonment for a term of not more than 10 years or is guilty of an offence punishable on summary conviction who, in committing an assault,

  • (a) carries, uses or threatens to use a weapon or an imitation thereof,

  • (b) causes bodily harm to the complainant, or

  • (c) chokes, suffocates or strangles the complainant.

  • R.S., 1985, c. C-46, s. 267
  • 1994, c. 44, s. 17
  • 2019, c. 25, s. 93
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