Can the FCC Prevent Leagues from Blacking Out Games?

On January 12, 2012, the FCC announced that it was seeking comment on a petition filed arguing that the FCC should eliminate its Sports Blackout Rules. In the petition, the petitioners, which include the Sports Fan Coalition, Inc., Public Knowledge, Media Access Project, National Consumers League, and League of Fans, provide several reasons as to why the Sports Blackout Rules should be overturned.  The petitioners … Continue reading Can the FCC Prevent Leagues from Blacking Out Games?