TITLE

9th Circuit Ruling Has Many Appealing

AUTHOR(S)
Haugsted, Linda
PUB. DATE
January 2001
SOURCE
Multichannel News;01/15/2001, Vol. 22 Issue 3, p61
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on how cable television operators are using a 9th United States Circuit Court of Appeals decision in June 2000 to reject open access, then to question franchise-fee payments on revenue from high-speed data service. Citing of the ruling in a pole-attachment battle between USA Media Group and Truckee Donner Public Utility District in California's Lake Tahoe region.
ACCESSION #
3999823

 

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