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- Telecom regulator suspends action on Quebec’s Bill 74
December 10, 2016
Canada’s national telecom regulator has suspended further action against Quebec’s plan to block international online gambling sites until after the issue has had its day in court. On Friday, the Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission (CRTC) announced that it was suspending consideration of a challenge of Quebec’s controversial Bill 74...
- Canada telecom regulator rejects Quebec plan to IP-block gambling sites
September 2, 2016
Canada’s national telecom regulator says Quebec’s plan to block unauthorized online gambling sites is illegal. Late Thursday, the Canadian Radio-Television and Telecommunications Commission (CRTC) released a statement commenting on the application filed in July by the Public Interest Advocacy Centre (PIAC) asking the regulator to formally repudiate Quebec’s IP-blocking plans....
- Quebec’s online gambling blocking plans challenged by telecom industry group
July 27, 2016
Canada’s leading wireless service provider industry group has mounted the latest court challenge of Quebec’s controversial plan to block certain online gambling domains. On Wednesday, the Canadian Wireless Telecommunications Association (CWTA) filed papers with Quebec Superior Court asking them to reject the IP-blocking provisions of the province’s Bill 74 omnibus...
- Quebec’s plans to IP-block online gambling sites meet their first official challenge
July 12, 2016
The Canadian province of Quebec’s controversial plan to IP-block online gambling sites is facing its first official challenge. On Monday, the Public Interest Advocacy Centre (PIAC) filed an application (read it here) with the Canadian Radio-Television and Telecommunications Commission (CRTC), asking it to reject Quebec’s Bill 74 as an unconstitutional...
- Court fight looms as Quebec passes dodgy online gambling IP-blocking legislation
May 27, 2016
Quebec’s controversial legislation to block unauthorized online gambling sites has become law, setting up a looming legal fight between the provincial government, their federal counterparts and local internet service providers (ISP). On May 17, the Quebec legislature approved Bill 74, the omnibus legislation which includes language authorizing the ministry of...
- Duhamel Inks Deal With Société des casinos du Québec; Online Censorship Bill 74 Creates Furor
April 11, 2016
Former World Series of Poker Main Event champion, Jonathan Duhamel, has inked a deal to represent Société des casinos du Québec, and a bill proposed to censor online gambling in the state creates a few ripples Jonathan Duhamel has inked a deal that will see him act in the role...
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