Fairness Doctrine [electronic resource] : History and Constitutional Issues
- Corporate Author:
- Library of Congress. Congressional Research Service
- [Place of publication not identified] : [publisher not identified], 2008.
- Physical Description:
- 17 pages : digital, PDF file
- Discusses history of the Fairness Doctrine, an FCC policy that required broadcast licensees to cover issues of public importance, and to do so in an unbiased manner. Covers FCC enforcement and abolition of the doctrine; summarizes recent legislative proposals to effect and prevent its reinstatement; and reviews potential constitutional issues with reinstating the doctrine, as applied to broadcasters and satellite and cable television providers.
- Related Titles:
- ProQuest U.S. Congressional Research Digital Collection
- Record is based on bibliographic data in ProQuest U.S. Congressional Research Digital Collection (last viewed Dec. 2010). Reuse except for individual research requires license from ProQuest, LLC., CRS Report., and AVAILABLE ONLINE TO AUTHORIZED PSU USERS.
- Technical Details:
- System requirements: PDF reader software.
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