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Version of section 281 from 2003-01-01 to 2019-09-18:

Marginal note:Abduction of person under fourteen

 Every one who, not being the parent, guardian or person having the lawful care or charge of a person under the age of fourteen years, unlawfully takes, entices away, conceals, detains, receives or harbours that person with intent to deprive a parent or guardian, or any other person who has the lawful care or charge of that person, of the possession of that person is guilty of an indictable offence and liable to imprisonment for a term not exceeding ten years.

  • R.S., c. C-34, s. 250
  • 1980-81-82-83, c. 125, s. 20

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