TITLE

Court ruling could hurt wireless carriers wanting universal-service subsidies

AUTHOR(S)
Weaver, Heather Forsgren
PUB. DATE
August 2001
SOURCE
RCR Wireless News;8/13/2001, Vol. 20 Issue 33, p20
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Announces that the United States Court of Appeals for the 10th Circuit has reversed the rules created by the Federal Communications Commission to determine the size of the federal universal-service fund for telecommunication carriers. Complaints of Qwest Communications International Inc. on how the FCC handles subsidies; Implications of the court ruling for carriers; Status of Western Wireless Corporation's universal-service subsidies request.
ACCESSION #
5041757

 

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