TITLE

Court Gives Cable-Porn Law the Boot

AUTHOR(S)
Hearn, Ted; Umstead, R. Thomas
PUB. DATE
May 2000
SOURCE
Multichannel News;05/29/2000, Vol. 21 Issue 22, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that the United States Supreme Court has affirmed a lower court's 1998 ruling that a channel-scrambling law had violated Playboy Entertainment Group Inc.'s First Amendment rights by keeping its programming off cable systems for 16 hours per day. Provision under the Telecommunications Act of 1996; Implications of the ruling on the cable industry.
ACCESSION #
3229901

 

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