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Regulation of Broadcast Indecency: Background and Legal Analysis

Categories: Laws/Regulations,Obscenity/Pornography,Supreme Court/courts,Telecommunications/Internet

http://ipmall.info/hosted_resources/crs/RL32222_110713.pdf

Discusses the legal evolution of the FCC’s indecency regulations and provides an overview of how the current regulations have been applied.  Also discusses recent Supreme Court and Appeals Court decisions relating to the regulations.  From the Congressional Research Service, posted by Pierce Law IP Mall