Would A La Carte Fly in Court?

Hearn, Ted
June 2004
Multichannel News;6/21/2004, Vol. 25 Issue 25, p56
Deals with the passage of a la carte legislation in the U.S. Congress and the courts. Reaction of some legislators to the issue; Focus of a May 2004 policy paper addressed by the National Cable & Telecommunications Association in the Congress; Reason of U.S. Senator John McCain for favoring a la carte legislation.


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