TITLE

Federal Court Rules Phone Companies May Ban Phone-Sex Lines

AUTHOR(S)
Vandervelden, Mark; Vogel, Greg
PUB. DATE
October 1987
SOURCE
Advocate;10/27/87, Issue 484, p16
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that on the ruling of the 9th U.S. Circuit of Appeals in San Francisco, California that 'dial-a-porn' telephone services can be banned by telephone companies without violating the vendor's freedom of speech. Bases of the court's decision; Facts of the case.
ACCESSION #
9502883

 

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