TITLE

Court keeps city from providing telecom services

AUTHOR(S)
Kinnander, Ola
PUB. DATE
January 1999
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;01/12/99, Vol. 327 Issue 30556, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that a court ruling in Abilene, Texas regarding a telecommunication statute will be a precedent in barring cities and other local governments in the United States from offering telecommunications services. Names of states that have laws against municipalities' entry into telecommunications businesses; Basis of the court decision; Cities in Missouri which are calling for reversal of the law.
ACCESSION #
1467841

 

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