TITLE

DTV Transition Threat Thwarted

AUTHOR(S)
Hearn, Ted
PUB. DATE
June 2007
SOURCE
Multichannel News;6/4/2007, Vol. 28 Issue 23, p24
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that an appellate court has dismissed in 2007 a lawsuit that could have derailed the 2009 cutoff for analog television and the pending $10-billion federal spectrum auction in the U.S. It also includes information on the details of the case, its legal precedents and its implications for digital television.
ACCESSION #
25335153

 

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