TITLE

FCC sends Clear message with fines

AUTHOR(S)
Crabtree, Susan
PUB. DATE
March 2004
SOURCE
Daily Variety;3/15/2004, Vol. 282 Issue 56, p9
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on a fine proposed by the U.S. Federal Communications Commission (FCC) for the radio network Clear Channel Communications for sexually explicit material that aired on the "Elliott in the Morning" show. Airing of the show on stations in Washington, D.C., Richmond, Virginia, and Bethany Beach, Delaware, in March 2004; Discussion between hosts Elliot Segal and Diane Stupar about pornography star Ron Jeremy.
ACCESSION #
12550367

 

Related Articles

  • The Silent Media.  // Broadcasting & Cable;4/12/2004, Vol. 134 Issue 15, p68 

    Urges the media industry in the U.S. to write editorials defending the good they do, the information they provide and the controversy they ignite. Reluctance of several members of the media to speak up; Total fine asked by the U.S. Federal Communications Commission from Clear Channel for...

  • RADIO TITAN'S STATIC. Crabtree, Susan // Daily Variety;1/28/2004, Vol. 282 Issue 22, p4 

    Reports on the fine imposed by the U.S. Federal Communications Commission to Clear Channel Communications Inc. for a sexually explicit radio show. Impact of the concentration in the news and entertainment business on the ability of the media to cover local issues and reflect local flavor; Move...

  • GO FIGURE. Nudd, Tim; Anderson, Mae; Flass, Rebecca // Adweek;3/8/2004, Vol. 45 Issue 10, p42 

    The article presents information related to television advertisements. A Brazilian soccer star scored 16 goals for Barcelona in all competitions this year. But he took his most notorious shot of the season last week — accidentally breaking a window in the centuries old cathedral of...

  • Fining on-air talent not fine with AFTRA. Crabtree, Susan; McNary, Dave // Daily Variety;3/1/2004, Vol. 282 Issue 46, p8 

    Reports on the opposition of the Association of Film and Television Recording Artists (AFTRA) to the proposal of Clear Channel Inc. to impose a part of the Federal Communication Commission (FCC) indecency fines on artists in the U.S. Impact of the proposal on AFTRA members; Inclusion of the...

  • Just when you thought fines might make airwaves safer... Carlin, Steve // Fort Worth Business Press;4/2/2004, Vol. 17 Issue 14, p23 

    Discusses the increase in the authority of the U.S. Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to levy fines for indecent broadcasts. Amount of the fine per incident; Value of the FCC proposed fines against Clear Channel Communications Inc. for broadcasts of offensive material; Kinds of behavior...

  • Radio's Stern Challenge. Helyar, John // Fortune;11/1/2004, Vol. 150 Issue 9, p123 

    This article discusses the growing attraction to satellite radio, helped by Howard Stern's relocation to the medium. The defection of Howard Stern from Infinity Broadcasting to Sirius Satellite Radio may be remembered as the moment when a new medium crawled out of its chrysalis. More than 200...

  • Indecency Issue on the Rebound. Halonen, Doug // Television Week;6/14/2004, Vol. 23 Issue 24, p4 

    Reports on the plans of U.S. Senator Sam Brownback (R-Kan.) to introduce a defense bill amendment to raise the cap on fines for indecent broadcast. Cost of payment for indecency broadcast violations; Concerns raised about media ownership deregulation; Terms of the settlement agreement of Clear...

  • At Deadline.  // MediaWeek;7/23/2007, Vol. 17 Issue 28, p3 

    This article presents various news briefs related to media. The first brief mentions that the U.S. Senate Commerce Committee passed legislation that will reinstate the Federal Communication Commission's ability to fine broadcasters who use indecent language. Another brief discusses that both CBS...

  • AIR POLLUTION. Quirk, Matthew // Atlantic;May2004, Vol. 293 Issue 4, p36 

    The article presents summaries of famous incidents of broadcast indecency amidst a crusade pushed by the United States Federal Communications Commission to preserve decency. The incidents include the work of the shows, "The Deminski & Doyle Show," "Opie & Anthony," "Elliot in the Morning," and...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of VIRGINIA BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY AND SYSTEM

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics