TITLE

Powell Targets Broadcast-Newspaper-Own Ban

AUTHOR(S)
Hearn, Ted
PUB. DATE
April 2001
SOURCE
Multichannel News;04/02/2001, Vol. 22 Issue 14, p41
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on United States Federal Communications Commission chairman Michael Powell's plans to review the newspaper/broadcaster common-ownership ban. Likelihood of a lifting of the ban; Tribune Co.'s cross-ownership problems; Purpose of the ban when it was adopted in 1975; Comments from industry representatives on Powell's plans.
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4291252

 

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