In the 1969 case Red Lion Broadcasting Co. v ... pirate radio groups that led the LPFM push is Prometheus Radio Project. Founded by self-described anti-war and social justice activists in 1998, Prometheus sought to pressure the FCC and Congress into.
In the ABC case , in which the FCC fined its affiliates $27,500 each, the appeals court said there was no "significant distinction" between the ABC and Fox cases , despite the ABC case dealing with scripted nudity. That's because the appellate court said.
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The Third Circuit Court of Appeals has once again questioned the FCC's determinations on broadcast ownership issues. In a decision just published, Prometheus Radio Project v FCC, the Court ... on particular situations. JD Supra provides users with access.
UPDATE: The Third Circuit Court of Appeals has thrown out the FCC's decision to make some joint sales agreements attributable as ownership interests, saying the FCC "improperly" enacted the rule. ... interest, principally in smaller media markets.
Defend the public interest in telecommunications policy: The Federal Communications Commission ( FCC ) has all but abdicated its responsibility to regulate the U.S. media industry in the public interest. ... Organizations such as Prometheus Radio , WINGS.
Petitioners Prometheus Radio Project and Media Mobilizing Project , along with several trade associations, are fighting the FCC's latest statutorily mandated quadrennial review of broadcast ownership rules, which tightened bans on owning more than two.
A spokesman for the FCC declined to comment. Free Press was joined in the filings by Common Cause, Media Alliance, Media Mobilizing Project, the National Hispanic Media Coalition, Prometheus Radio Project and the United Church of Christ Office of.
25), a coalition of nonprofit media consolidation critics including Free Press, Common Cause, the National Hispanic Media Coalition and Prometheus Radio Project , laid out their case for why the decision to reinstate the discount was arbitrary and.
In the case decided on Thursday, Prometheus Radio Project v. Federal Communications Commission ... After the court filed its opinion, he issued a brief statement that attacked it and praised the court's dissenting opinion. Mr. Powell said that the.
“We'll be saddened, there's no doubt about it, at the loss of such an incredible machine,” Cassini program manager Earl Maize said Wednesday during a news briefing at NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory in Pasadena, Calif. “But I think all of us ... The.
Local radio listeners may soon start hearing something a little different, with several new low-power stations trying to land on the FM dial. All are a mere 100 watts, pursued after changes to federal regulations nearly five years ago. At least six.
on the Judiciary, 107th Cong. (2002). Testimony before Committee ... Court cases and drafted or assisted in drafting approximately 55 merits briefs or petitions for certiorari. The relevant petitions and briefs are attached. 1. Oregon v.
Commissioners are presently reviewing these studies and comments as they take up the media ownership issues, something they were required to do when a federal court in 2004 ruled in the Prometheus Radio Project v. FCC case. The case, brought by the Media.
That inhibits artistic creativity," said Andrew Jay Schwartzman, who heads the Media Access Project, a law firm representing actors, producers, writers and musicians. "The FCC's attempt ... The case is Federal Communications Commission v.