FCC Allows Pirate To Stay On The Air?

Bill O'Neill me@billoneill.us
Mon Feb 5 19:35:28 EST 2007

Roger Kirk wrote:
> The FCC, along with pressure from Senate Majority Leader HARRY REID, 
> is allowing a pirate station in GOLDFIELD, NV to operate with Special 
> Temporary Authority until it can apply for an LPFM license in the next 
> filing window.

What's this, Fed's parity with, say,  immigration practices?


It makes little sense that a "pirate" would be granted STA unless there 
are special circumstances, e.g., legitimate filing issues and failure to 
follow protocol.

Bill O'Neill

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