Barton: Cable's Due For Indecency Rules

Hearn, Ted
April 2004
Multichannel News;4/26/2004, Vol. 25 Issue 17, p58
Discusses the possibility of the extension of federal indecency rules to the cable television industry in the U.S., based on the statement of U.S. House Energy and Commerce Committee chairman Joe Barton. Reasons behind the need to extend the indecency rules to the cable industry according to Barton; Reaction of Federal Communications Commission member Michael Copps to the issue; Move made by the cable industry to possibly resolve the indecency issues.


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