The Morality Cops Look To Expand Their Jurisdiction

“With support from both Republicans and Democrats, the Federal Communications Commission is poised to get even more aggressive about enforcing moral values throughout broadcasting, even putting cable television in its cross hairs and taking aim at Howard Stern’s right to talk dirty on satellite radio.” Still, there’s a fairly decent chance that many aspects of the FCC’s decency crusade will eventually face court challenges, and judges, even conservative ones, have historically been loath to allow limits on the First Amendment.

Source: Wired - 11/18/04