Lifetime-Dish Dispute Drags On

Reynolds, Mike
January 2006
Multichannel News;1/9/2006, Vol. 27 Issue 2, p2
The article reports on the dispute between EchoStar Communications Corp. and Lifetime Television. EchoStar claims Lifetime asked for a 76% hike in its license fee and carriage for Lifetime Real Women. Dish Network dropped Lifetime and sister service Lifetime Movie Network on New Year's Day, after the programmer's contract expired December 31, 2005.


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