/
01.28.2005 12:00AM
FCC Denies 36 TV Indecency Complaints
The FCC denied 36 complaints from the Parents Television Council alleging that various television station licensees had aired indecent material during several programs. PTC alleged that various programs that aired from 2001 to 2004 contained sexually explicit segments or used indecent or profane language.

The commission said none of the segments were patently offensive under contemporary community standards broadcasting. The agency also said the material was not profane.
For example, in one scene of one show, a character's breast is exposed, but not a nipple. One complaint involved the use of the term "dolphin sex."

In its decision, the commission said fleeting use of the words "penis," "vaginal" and "ass," for example, "do not render the material patently offensive under contemporary community standards."

(Radio World)


Comments
Post New Comment
If you are already a member, or would like to receive email alerts as new comments are
made, please login or register.

Enter the code shown above:

(Note: If you cannot read the numbers in the above
image, reload the page to generate a new one.)

No Comments Found




Thursday 2:01PM
IBC APP Now Available
I downloaded the app and found it useful for my main IBC pitfall


 
Featured Articles
Discover TV Technology