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November 11, 2000 | Bloomberg News
AT&T Corp. and other cable-television companies scored a victory in Florida, where a federal judge ruled that requirements to open cable lines to rival Internet service providers are unconstitutional. Such requirements, known as open access, violate 1st Amendment rights to freedom of speech and the press because cable companies distribute information, Judge Donald Middlebrooks of the U.S. District Court in Miami said. An ordinance in Broward County, Fla.
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November 11, 2000 | Bloomberg News
AT&T Corp. and other cable-television companies scored a victory in Florida, where a federal judge ruled that requirements to open cable lines to rival Internet service providers are unconstitutional. Such requirements, known as open access, violate 1st Amendment rights to freedom of speech and the press because cable companies distribute information, Judge Donald Middlebrooks of the U.S. District Court in Miami said. An ordinance in Broward County, Fla.
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June 18, 1991 | From Associated Press
The Supreme Court on Monday refused to block a $1.6-billion lawsuit against brokerage Kidder, Peabody & Co. over insider information allegedly given to convicted Wall Street figure Ivan F. Boesky. In other actions, the court: * Agreed to consider killing an antitrust lawsuit against Eastman Kodak Co. by companies that repair Kodak equipment. * Refused to squelch a Florida city's plan to operate a cable TV system in competition with a cable company.
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June 18, 1991 | From Associated Press
The Supreme Court on Monday refused to block a $1.6-billion lawsuit against brokerage Kidder, Peabody & Co. over insider information allegedly given to convicted Wall Street figure Ivan F. Boesky. In other actions, the court: * Agreed to consider killing an antitrust lawsuit against Eastman Kodak Co. by companies that repair Kodak equipment. * Refused to squelch a Florida city's plan to operate a cable TV system in competition with a cable company.
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