Arizona Shootings Prompt Probe Request

Eggerton, John
January 2011
Multichannel News;1/17/2011, Vol. 32 Issue 3, p22
Trade Publication
The article reports on the request of the National Hispanic Media Coalition (NHMC) to the U.S. Federal Communications Commissions (FCC) to investigate the so-called hate speech. It states that the action was prompted by the shooting of Arizona Representative Gabrielle Giffords and others in a shopping mall near Tucson, Arizona on January 8, 2011. It adds that the petition was joined by host of groups including Common Cause, United Church of Christ, and Free Press.


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