Distant Signal Dust-Up Back to Court

Hearn, Ted
September 2006
Multichannel News;9/4/2006, Vol. 27 Issue 35, p27
The article reports on an injunction in programming requested by Rupert Murdoch of Fox Broadcasting to a federal judge in Florida against EchoStar Communications Corp. for its sale of distant network programming to ineligible subscribers. In response to this, a settlement has been announced by EchoStar with the independent affiliates of ABC, CBS, NBC and Fox with a hope that this deal would affect the injunction.


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