TITLE

Court Voids 30% Cable Cap

AUTHOR(S)
Hearn, Ted
PUB. DATE
March 2001
SOURCE
Multichannel News;03/05/2001, Vol. 22 Issue 10, p2
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that the United States Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit struck down a slew of cable-ownership rules in a case that could have broad implications on the structure of both the cable and broadcast industries. Background on the legal challenge to U.S. Federal Communications Commission rules brought by cable operators AT&T Corp. and Time Warner Entertainment.
ACCESSION #
4168821

 

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