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Criminal Code

Version of section 279.04 from 2005-11-25 to 2012-06-27:

Marginal note:Exploitation

 For the purposes of sections 279.01 to 279.03, a person exploits another person if they

  • (a) cause them to provide, or offer to provide, labour or a service by engaging in conduct that, in all the circumstances, could reasonably be expected to cause the other person to believe that their safety or the safety of a person known to them would be threatened if they failed to provide, or offer to provide, the labour or service; or

  • (b) cause them, by means of deception or the use or threat of force or of any other form of coercion, to have an organ or tissue removed.

  • 2005, c. 43, s. 3

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