TITLE

4th Circuit Upholds DBS Must-Carry

AUTHOR(S)
Hearn, Ted
PUB. DATE
December 2001
SOURCE
Multichannel News;12/10/2001, Vol. 22 Issue 50, p2
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports the decision of the Circuit Court of Appeals to uphold a federal communications commission rule in the United States. Provisions of the law; Aim of the direct-broadcast satellite (DBS) to protect a multiplicity of broadcast outlets from competitive distortion; Claim of the DBS industry that the must-carry law violated the fifth amendments.
ACCESSION #
5746750

 

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