TITLE

Specter Vows to Lift NFL TV Exemption

AUTHOR(S)
Hearn, Ted
PUB. DATE
December 2006
SOURCE
Multichannel News;12/11/2006, Vol. 27 Issue 49, p46
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that the law that allows the National Football League (NFL) to sign lucrative television contracts on behalf of all of its 32 teams should be repealed in the U.S. Senator Arlen Specter said that he would introduce a bill in the new Congress that would repeal the NFL's antitrust exemption under the Sports Broadcasting Act of 1961.
ACCESSION #
24972177

 

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