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Canadian Telecommunications coalition proposes framework to block access to copyright-infringing websites without judicial review

February 1, 2018

On February 1, 2018, it was reported that FairPlay Canada, a coalition of Canada's largest communications and media companies, had filed an application with the Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission (CRTC), proposing that the CRTC establish an agency to "identify websites blatantly engaged in content theft" and require ISPs to block user access to those websites. 

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Topic, claim, or defense
Telecommunication (Includes Net Neutrality)