TITLE

C-SPAN Urges High Court to Deep-Six Must-Carry Rules

AUTHOR(S)
Eggerton, John
PUB. DATE
March 2010
SOURCE
Multichannel News;3/1/2010, Vol. 31 Issue 9, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the call by Cable-Satellite Public Affairs (C-SPAN) Network, along with Cablevision Systems Corp., for the U.S. Supreme Court to overturn the federal must-carry rules that requires cable operators to retransmit television (TV) stations not choosing to negotiate for carriage.
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48436857

 

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