BIG DEAL! US SUPREME COURT TO HEAR BROADCAST OWNERSHIP RULE CASE
The U.S. Supreme Court has agreed to hear an appeal by broadcasters and the FCC to push for more deregulation in broadcast ownership.
Back in April, broadcasters and newspaper publishers petitioned the Supreme Court to review an Appeals Court decision that stopped most of the deregulation of broadcast ownership already in process, including the elimination of the newspaper-broadcast cross-ownership rules.
If the Supreme Court rules in favor of broadcasters, you can expect deregulation to pick back up. Here’s more information.