TITLE

Violence on TV in Hollings' Sights

AUTHOR(S)
Halonen, Doug
PUB. DATE
April 2004
SOURCE
Television Week;4/12/2004, Vol. 23 Issue 15, p7
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the provision to the television indecency legislation that U.S. Senator Ernest Hollings wants to promote in April 2004. Overview of the provision; Reaction of the television broadcasting industry and some lawmakers to the provision; Amount of the fine imposed by the U.S. Federal Communications Commission on Clear Channel Communications.
ACCESSION #
12985742

 

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