TITLE

Fox wins war of words vs. FCC

AUTHOR(S)
Triplett, William
PUB. DATE
June 2007
SOURCE
Daily Variety;6/5/2007, Vol. 295 Issue 45, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that Fox Television Inc. won in its dispute with the U.S. Federal Communications Commission (FCC) when a court of appeals sided with Fox's contention that the two FCC indecency rulings involving Fox's live broadcasts of the 2002 and 2003 Billboard Music Awards were a radical departure from previous FCC practice. The dispute involved Cher's saying "Fuck 'em" and Nicole Richie's statement "Have you ever tried to get shit out of a Prada purse? It's not so fucking simple."
ACCESSION #
25330392

 

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