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Don’t give Corus tangible benefits exemption: CanCon groups

Briefs | 12/11/2018 5:09 pm EST

A proposal by Corus Entertainment Inc. to shut down 44 television rebroadcasting transmitters in small rural markets hasn’t found support among intervenors, though content-production industry groups were opposed to the requested exemption to the CRTC’s tangible benefits policy, not the shutdown.

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