TITLE

Will DBS ops challenge must-carry?

AUTHOR(S)
Hearn
PUB. DATE
November 1999
SOURCE
Multichannel News;11/29/99, Vol. 20 Issue 49, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Cites the option of EchoStar Communications chairman, Charles Ergen, of suing what he considers to be onerous must-carry in order to make improvements in the United States satellite law. Speculations that Ergen will not succeed in escaping mandatory carriage of all local broadcasting stations; Factors threatening the bill enabling direct broadcast satellite carriers to retransmit broadcast signals in local markets.
ACCESSION #
2551145

 

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