Dish Averts STELA Carriage Mandate

Eggerton, John
August 2010
Multichannel News;8/2/2010, Vol. 31 Issue 30, p20
The article reports on the move of Dish Network Corp. to avoid the expedited noncommercial, high-definition station-carriage mandate in the newly reauthorized satellite distant blanket license law called the Satellite Television Extension and Localism Act (STELA) in which it forces the company to strike an independent carriage deal with at least 30 noncommercial stations.


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