TITLE

HITN Facing the Loss of DirecTV Carriage

AUTHOR(S)
MOSS, LINDA
PUB. DATE
April 2007
SOURCE
Multichannel News;4/16/2007, Vol. 28 Issue 16, p18
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the plan of satellite provider DirecTV to drop the Hispanic Information and Telecommunications Network (HITN) at the end of June 2007. DirecTV plans to replace the Spanish-language public-interest channel with another Spanish-language service in a filing to the U.S. Federal Communications Commission. DirecTV has carried HITN as part of its public-interest obligation as a satellite provider.
ACCESSION #
24973180

 

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