Justices May Usher In the Modern Broadcast Age – Two Decades Late

Wall Street Journal

"Two judges on the Third US Circuit Court of Appeals have spent the past 17 years blocking a congressionally mandated modernization of antiquated broadcast-television regulations. The Supreme Court will hear an appeal, FCC v. Prometheus Radio Project, giving broadcasters the chance to be unshackled from restrictions this activist court continues to impose on them – which are contrary to court precedent and statute and make no sense in light of the competition from digital media."

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