TITLE

2ND VOTE TO HIKE SMUT FINES

AUTHOR(S)
Crabtree, Susan
PUB. DATE
March 2004
SOURCE
Daily Variety;3/10/2004, Vol. 282 Issue 53, p2
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that the U.S. Senate Commerce Committee has voted for the second time to dramatically hike fines for broadcast indecency violations. Committee's revival of the 2003 battle over media concentration; Addition of a provision that would place a one-year moratorium on the U.S. Federal Communications Commission's new media ownership regulations; Provision to curb violence on television; Impact of public uproar over Janet Jackson's flap at the Super Bowl and other high-profile incidents.
ACCESSION #
12521215

 

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