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Telecommunications Act

Version of section 72.1 from 2006-06-30 to 2014-12-15:

Marginal note:Defences

  •  (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 renders any circumstance a justification or excuse in relation to a charge for an offence in relation to a contravention of a prohibition or requirement of the Commission under section 41 applies in respect of a violation to the extent that the rule or principle is not inconsistent with this Act.

  • 2005, c. 50, s. 2

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