TITLE

Court Wants DTV Explanation

AUTHOR(S)
Hearn, Ted
PUB. DATE
November 2004
SOURCE
Multichannel News;11/29/2004, Vol. 25 Issue 48, p58
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the ruling set by the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Communications Commission (FCC), in response to the multicasting issue in the television broadcasting industry. Information on a petition filed by Paxson Communications Corp. regarding the issue; Discussion on the digital-multicasting-carriage obligation rights of cable operators under the FCC rules; Comment from Michael Powell, FCC chairman, on the issue.
ACCESSION #
15204178

 

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