Friday, June 22, 2012
The Supreme Court decided unanimously against the FCC on its indecency rulings against Fox and ABC; however, the Court didn't rule on the constitutionality of the indecency enforcement policy in general. You can read the opinion here. The Center for Creative Voices has issued a response statement. B&C covers other reactions. An FCC commissioner has released a statement, saying it's time to get back to work processing indecency complaints, and there are over a million of those. Broadcasters are still left uncertain after this. Alyssa Rosenberg offers analysis.