Media watchdogs wary of hearings

Crabtree, Susan
February 2004
Daily Variety;2/10/2004, Vol. 282 Issue 31, p43
Trade Publication
Reports on the indecency hearings and opening arguments on the new media ownership rules of the U.S. Federal Communications Commission in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Opposition of Democratic commissioner Michael Copps to the new rules; Reaction of lawmakers to the overexposure of singer Janet Jackson at the Super Bowl halftime show; Comment of media watchdogs on the attention attracted by the Jackson flap.


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