Fox Case Debated in Appeals Court

Fox Case Debated in Appeals Court
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You could hear the F-word on the radio in the nation’s capital yesterday.
WSCP(FM) — C-Span Radio — aired an appeals court hearing on profanity, including a disclaimer that the courtroom participants would use the actual language in question during their discussions.
The New York Times carries an AP summary of the hearing itself here.


Appeals Court Throws Out FCC Profanity Ruling

There was much industry discussion this week after a ruling by a panel of the United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit in New York, which went against the FCC’s policy of fining broadcast stations and networks for airing profanities.