Kennard seeking DBS cutoff delay

Hatch, David
September 1998
Electronic Media;09/07/98, Vol. 17 Issue 37, p1
Reports that a recommendation to postpone the October 8th, 1998 implementation of a preliminary injunction, which will result in a distant broadcast network signal turn off for customers, has been made by Bill Kennard, the United States Federal Communications Commission's chairman, to a Miami federal court. What the injunction is a result of; Drafting of separate bills by Senator McCain and Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Orrin Hatch; Reference to a letter written by Kennard.


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