TITLE

Big decisions are rarely clear-cut

AUTHOR(S)
Tilles, Alan
PUB. DATE
July 2012
SOURCE
Urgent Communications Exclusive Insight;7/ 3/2012, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The author discusses the shutdown by the San Francisco Bay Area Rapid Transit district (BART) of cellular service on the system to prevent what authorities believed was a dangerous public-safety situation. He disagrees with the view of many people that the move is a First Amendment issue. He argues why the issue is relevant in the San Francisco Bay case. He also considers what might have occurred if service hat not been shut down by the catastrophe.
ACCESSION #
78400698

 

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