Could News Corp lose right to broadcast in the US

Kevin Vahey
Thu Jul 21 10:12:14 EDT 2011

There was a time that Black Rock considered WCBS-TV the network. ABC and NBC at least went black during local breaks - CBS kept feeding channel 2.
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Sender: boston-radio-interest-bounces@tsornin.BostonRadio.orgDate: Thu, 21 Jul 2011 09:01:27 
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Subject: RE: Could News Corp lose right to broadcast in the US 

You are correct. Many decades ago this is how the FCC  controlled the TV 
nets. They regulate the but by regulating their outlets, and  their O&O's, the 
FCC essentially controlled the nets also. 
In a message dated 7/20/2011 11:38:56 A.M. Eastern Daylight Time, writes:

>>>That said:  Murdoch hasn't been convicted of a  thing...yet.  However, 
as a US citizen and the principal stockholder of  the News Corporation, his 
licenses are at risk should he or another officer of  the licensee were to be 
convicted of a crime.  His US networks (Fox News,  Fox Business, Fox TV, 
etc.) are not subject to government  licensing.<<<<

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