TITLE

Court Slams Dish Over Signal Imports

AUTHOR(S)
Hearn, Ted
PUB. DATE
October 2006
SOURCE
Multichannel News;10/30/2006, Vol. 27 Issue 43, p51
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the nationwide injunction imposed by a U.S. District Court Judge William P. Dimitrouleas in Fort Lauderdale, Florida on October 20, 2006. The injunction states that EchoStar Communications Corp. has until December 1, 2006 to stop selling out-of-market station feeds of ABC, CBS, NBC and Fox programming to its 800,000 Dish Network subscribers across the U.S. The company is planning to ask help from Congress in the session slated to start on the week of November 13, 2006.
ACCESSION #
24978409

 

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