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Minister Backtracks: Social Media Influencers Won’t Face Regulation Under Bill C-10

Canada's Heritage Minister, Steven Guilbeault, told CTV Question Period on the weekend social media users with a large number of followers or views would be subject to CRTC regulation, as they would be deemed broadcasters under Bill C-10, the federal government’s amendment proposal to the Broadcasting Act. Guilbeault mentioned YouTube channels making revenue with “millions...