TITLE

MUST-CARRY MUDDLE

AUTHOR(S)
Triplett, William
PUB. DATE
July 2005
SOURCE
Daily Variety;7/27/2005, Vol. 288 Issue 17, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the conflict between cablers and broadcasters over the issue of multicast must-carry rules in the U.S. Release of a white paper by the National Cable and Telecommunications Association which accused broadcasters of seeking a "free ride" at the expense of cablers and consumers; Demand of broadcasters for cablers to carry as many as six digital channels from local station transmitting digital television signals; Aim of broadcasters to get the multicast must-carry rules included in a legislation of the Senate.
ACCESSION #
17772819

 

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