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Red Lion Broadcasting Company v. Federal Communications Commission

United States Supreme Court

395 U.S. 367

RED LION BROADCASTING CO., Inc., etc., et al., Petitioners,  v.  FEDERAL COMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION et al. UNITED STATES et al., Petitioners,

 Argued: April 2 and 3, 1969. --- Decided: June 9, 1969

[Syllabus from 368 intentionally omitted]

Roger Robb, Washington, D.C., for petitioners Red Lion Broadcasting Co., Inc. and others.

Solicitor Gen., Erwin N. Griswold, for respondents F.C.C. and others and petitioners the United States and others.

Archibald Cox, Washington, D.C., for respondents Radio Television News Directors Assn. and others.

Mr. Justice WHITE delivered the opinion of the Court.


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