No other federal agency’s actions implicate free speech interests as much the FCC’s.
‘The Fairness Doctrine holds the potential to chill free speech and the free flow of ideas and was properly abandoned over two decades ago’
Following backlash towards Calif. senator’s Limbaugh ire, Schultz, Sharpton seek FCC action against radio hosts
Some members of Congress call for a reinstatement of fairness doctrine after Arizona shooting
Lindsay Lohan’s spent more time in court than Elena Kagan. Having never been a judge, U.S. Solicitor General Kagan comes to her confirmation hearings without a clear First Amendment record to hint at her possible stance on the Internet’s biggest free speech issue
The D.C. Circuit’s decision yesterday should encourage the Commission to pause and reconsider its current approach. Unfortunately, it’s more likely that the agency will instead retrench and fight on in a futile attempt to take the law into its own hands and ignore the will of Congress