Disney's In Indecency Mix

Hearn, Ted
May 2004
Multichannel News;5/24/2004, Vol. 25 Issue 21, p4
Reveals that Walt Disney Co. has been lobbying the U.S. Congress to apply broadcast indecency rules to cable programming, according to informed sources. Provision of a pending Senate bill floor action; Position of Representative Joe Barton, House Energy and Commerce Committee chairman on applying broadcast indecency rules to cable programming; Purpose of indecency regulation; Argument advanced by the National Cable & Telecommunications Association against safe-harbor legislation.


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