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Will late be better than never for payphone rate petition?

News | 08/09/2007 2:13 pm EDT

Somewhat regretful it didn't press the issue of payphone rates further during the price cap proceedings last year, the Public Interest Advocacy Centre (PIAC) has joined with two other consumer groups to petition the federal cabinet to overturn the CRTC-approved 100% increase in the price of local pay telephone calls and refer the matter back to the commission with directions.

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