TITLE

Indecency Alcatraz Could Afflict Cable

AUTHOR(S)
Hearn, Ted; Farrell, Mike; Moss, Linda
PUB. DATE
April 2005
SOURCE
Multichannel News;4/11/2005, Vol. 26 Issue 15, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Deals with the threat posed by the U.S. Federal Communications Commission to the cable television industry in the U.S. in April 2005. Comments from House Judiciary Committee chairman James Sensenbrenner on the proposed cable-indecency regulation; Response of Senate Commerce Committee chairman Ted Stevens to the legislation; Impact of the law on retail cable rates.
ACCESSION #
16726516

 

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