More on the FD

Sid Schweiger
Sun Mar 1 20:07:56 EST 2009

>>So how does the FCC justify heavy fines for stations that allow the F-
word to slip out?<<

IANAL, but as I understand it the FCC is permitted to administer the penalties provided for under 18 USC §1464 (the statute prohibiting obscene and indecent language spoken over broadcast stations).

Sid Schweiger
IT Manager, Entercom New England
20 Guest St / 3d Floor
Brighton MA  02135-2040

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