January 30, 1928 (16th Parliament, 2nd Session)

LAB

James Shaver Woodsworth

Labour

Mr. WOODSWORTH:

Mr. Speaker, this
bill is designed to repeal the clause of the criminal code dealing with blasphemous libel. This is an old piece of legislation, which is practically obsolete and which I believe has been used only once in the history of Canada.
Motion agreed to and bill read the first time.

Topic:   CRIMINAL CODE AMENDMENT
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