Violence Regulations vs. Free Speech

Hearn, Ted
October 2004
Multichannel News;10/25/2004, Vol. 25 Issue 43, p42
Discusses the issues related to the television violence bill passed in the U.S. Senate in 2004. Proposal of the Federal Communications Commission to apply the radio indecency rules to violent programming aired by cable broadcasters; Impact of the programs on the behavior of children; Comments of cable industries on the plan of the agency; Problems associated with the regulation of violent television programs.


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