TITLE

Senator Duo: Probe Dish-News Dispute

AUTHOR(S)
Hearn, Ted
PUB. DATE
September 2006
SOURCE
Multichannel News;9/11/2006, Vol. 27 Issue 36, p50
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This article focuses on desire of U.S. Senators Wayne Allard and and Ken Salazar both from Colorado to investigate Rupert Murdoch's News Corp. in connection with the company's dispute with EchoStar Communications Corp. over the sale of Fox network programming to hundreds of thousands of rural satellite customers. EchoStar is near to shutting off distant network service under judicial injunction. News Corp. owns 25 Fox Broadcasting Co. stations and has control of DirecTV Inc. News Corp. refused to settle with EchoStar.
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22324775

 

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