FCC Proposes Statutory Maximum Fine of $550,000 Against Viacom-Owned CBS Affiliates for Apparent Violation of Indecency by docstocgovt

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This is an unofficial announcement of Commission action. Release of the full text of a Commission order constitutes official action. See MCI v. FCC. 515 F 2d 385 (D.C. Circ 1974).

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: July 9, 2004

NEWS MEDIA CONTACT: Janice Wise at (202) 418-8165

FCC AND AT&T ENTER INTO CONSENT DECREE CONCERNING DO-NOT-CALL ISSUES Washington, D.C. – Today, the Federal Communications Commission entered into a Consent Decree with AT&T Corporation that resolves issues regarding the Commission’s company-specific Do-Not-Call requirements and related matters. AT&T has agreed to make a voluntary payment of $490,000 to the United States Treasury, and to take additional specific steps to ensure future compliance with the Commission’s Do-Not-Call requirements. The Consent Decree resolves, among other things, an October 30, 2003 Notice of Apparent Liability against AT&T. Action by the Commission on July 8, 2004, by Consent Decree (FCC 04-169). Chairman Powell, Commissioners Abernathy, Copps, Martin, and Adelstein. – FCC – Enforcement Bureau Contacts: Janice Wise at (202) 418-8165 or Kurt Schroeder at (202) 4180966. TTY: 1 (888) 835-5322


								
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