Orgs ask court to keep tight rein on TV tie-ups

McClintock, Pamela
February 2004
Daily Variety;2/12/2004, Vol. 282 Issue 33, p33
Trade Publication
Reports that consumer organizations in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania has asked an appellate court to reinstate changes in television ownership rules which allow a company to own multiple media outlets in one market, including various combinations of TV stations, radio stations and newspapers. Claims of the advocates on the flaws in the rules of Federal Communications Commission (FCC) on duopolies; Authority of FCC in the recrafting of the ownership rules.


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