Tuesday, August 23, 2011

FCC Ends Fairness Doctrine

The Federal Communications Commission on Monday announced the official removal of the Fairness Doctrine, a rule that hadn't been enforced for more than 20 years, from the books. For reference, here are a few links to news and blog articles on the subject:

Fairness Doctrine is Really, Really Gone
The Fairness Doctrine Fallacy
FCC Officially Kills 'Fair and Balanced' Broadcast Rules
Off the Books: FCC to Delete 'Fairness Doctrine'
Outdated US media rules to be taken off the books
FCC Eliminates Fairness Doctrine
FCC removes Fairness Doctrine from the books

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