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November 2008

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Shouldn't FCC Rules Over Indecency Just Grow Up? Reflections on Free Speech and Converging Media

WASHINGTON, November 4 - This article, "TV Has Grown Up. Shouldn't FCC Rules?" first appeared in the Washington Post Outlook section on Sunday, May 16, 2004, or nearly four-and-a-half years ago. It remains more relevant today than ever: the Supreme Court is today considering Federal Communications Commission v. Fox Television Station, a case about whether the FCC acted properly in sanctioning Fox over the use of the words "fuck" and "shit" on broadcast television. Keep Reading

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