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Victory! FCC tightens TV station ownership rule fought by SinclairReprinted from Bloomberg
March 31, 2014
By Todd Shields
U.S. regulators tightened rules on broadcast owners controlling more than one TV station in a city, and said companies such as Sinclair Broadcast Group Inc. (SBGI) must alter existing arrangements to comply.
Staples pulls ads from SinclairReprinted from the Washington Post
January 5, 2005
By Frank Ahrens
Office-supply retailer Staples Inc. is pulling its advertising from news programming on Sinclair Broadcast Group Inc. television stations, saying the decision was fueled in part by e-mails from customers angry at what they consider to be the broadcaster's right-wing bias in news and commentary.
Protest Launched Against SinclairReprinted from the Los Angeles Times
December 14, 2004
By Elizabeth Jensen, Times Staff Writer
NEW YORK — A coalition of liberal political groups is launching a nationwide protest against Sinclair Broadcast Group, charging that the 62-station TV broadcaster, which was also the target of intense criticism during the presidential campaign, is misusing public airwaves with partisan news programming.
Sinclair Media Watch is a grassroots citizens effort to hold Sinclair Broadcasting accountable for its stewardship of the only commercial TV license allocated by the FCC for the mountain region of North Carolina.