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Shaw, Star Choice come to terms with CHUM on CourtTV Canada carriage

News | 07/17/2003 4:00 am EDT

Shaw Communications Inc. and its affiliate direct-to-home satellite TV distributor Star Choice Communications will pick up CourtTV Canada this month, ending a longstanding dispute with CHUM Ltd. It also means that the channel will be available on Shaw-owned Canadian Satellite Communications Inc. (Cancom), so independent cable operators will also be able to offer the channel. The deal marks a breakthrough in strained relations between CHUM and Shaw.

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