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R v. Glynn, St. J. No. 1757 (NFLD. S.C.)

In Fish Cases, Miscellaneous, Offences on (Updated )

On a summary conviction appeal, the court confirmed that upon receiving a request from D.F.O., an agent hired by the owner of a fishing vessel to monitor offloading of fish, has an obligation to report catch information to D.F.O. Counsel for the Crown: Anne Fagan Counsel for the Accused: Robert Buckingham

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