Cap's Day in Court

Hearn, Ted
December 2007
Multichannel News;12/31/2007, Vol. 28 Issue 51, p2
The article reports that the cable industry, led by Comcast, will ask the federal court to cancel a cable ownership restriction adopted by the U.S. Federal Communications Commission (FCC). The rule prohibits a cable firm from serving more than 30% of all pay television subscribers nationally. Comcast and the National Cable & Telecommunications Association remain confident that the federal courts will agree that the FCC's decision is not supported by the record and that the cap is unconstitutional.


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