Topic: indecency

CBS Nipplegate Fine Tossed—Again FCC remains unhappy with Janet Jackson's breast

What the fuck? Three years later, and there's still no real conclusion on the Federal Communications Commission's $550,000 fine against CBS for Janet Jackson's wardrobe malfunction during the 2004 Super Bowl.…

November 2, 2011, 2:09 PM EDT

Supreme Court Takes Case on FCC Indecency Rules Bare butt and F-bombs to get hearing

The Supreme Court on Monday agreed to review the Federal Communications Commission's broadcast indecency rules in the hopes of clearing up once and for all whether things like a fleeting…

June 27, 2011, 10:28 AM EDT

Broadcasters Want Supreme Court to Bring Certainty to Indecency Rules Enforcement in limbo for years now

At long f---ing last, the TV business may finally get some clarity on the Federal Communications Commission's updated indecency rules, which have kept the networks—and the regulator itself—tied up in…

April 25, 2011, 6:33 AM EDT