Justification for Cross-Ownership Ban Fades
Posted: 11/12/2012 | By: Ken Paulson | First Amendment Center
Cross-ownership of newspapers and broadcast stations has long been strictly regulated, but that may be about to change. The Los Angeles Times reports
that the Federal Communications Commission is expected to approve a
proposal that would permit ownership of both a newspaper and major
television and radio station in the nation’s 20 largest markets.