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Péladeau willing to pull TVA Sports signal in fight with Bell

News | 04/08/2019 6:03 pm EDT
Pierre Karl Péladeau speaks at the Canadian Club of Ottawa on April 8, 2019./ Photo by Anja Karadeglija.

OTTAWA — Quebecor Inc. president and CEO Pierre Karl Péladeau said Monday that he would yank TVA Sports from BCE Inc.’s TV service over carriage fees — and denied that doing so would violate CRTC rules.

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