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TF1 suffers court defeat in Canal Plus carriage dispute

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French commercial broadcaster TF1 has suffered its second significant blow in the space of a week, with the Paris Commercial Court ruling against it amid the carriage dispute with pay-television broadcaster Canal Plus.

TF1 had moved to the courts seeking a ruling that would restore the signal of its channels on TNT Sat, a service operated by Canal Plus which allows nearly two million households living in remote areas, specifically mountainous regions, to access television via satellite.

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