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All CRTC / Regulation Articles — 2002

Dec 24, 2002 — News Article

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Ian Morrison believes CRTC needs to revisit television policy

Dec 17, 2002 — News Article

Too many channels, too few viewers: not the best of years for Canadian TV

Friends believes CRTC must require broadcasters to produce Canadian drama

Nov 19, 2002 — News Article

Watchdogs not happy about radio marriage

Friends believes business arrangement between Rogers, Newcap contravenes CRTC policy

Oct 18, 2002 — Policy Brief

Submission to CRTC re Channel placement of services whose distrib. has been required pursuant to Section 9(1)(h) of the Broadcasting Act [PN 2002-49]

TVA and APTN, both part of basic cable service, should be moved within the first 30 channels on the dial to increase audience awareness, access

May 27, 2002 — Blog Post

Letter to the Prime Minister Re: Cabinet Appeals and Political Contributions

Friends asks Chrétien to amend Broadcasting Act to prohibit political donations, prevent recipients of broadcasting contributions from voting on CRTC appeals

Mar 2, 2002 — News Article

CBC should narrow program focus: Asper

Leonard Asper says Canada’s TV regulations should be changed to increase broadcasters’ financial clout, restrict CBC to public-service programming

Mar 2, 2002 — News Article

CanWest seeks new television landscape by Les Perreaux

Leonard Asper says Canada’s TV regulations should be changed to increase broadcasters’ financial clout, restrict CBC to public-service programming

Mar 1, 2002 — News Article

Asper takes aim at broadcasting act by Paul Samyn

Leonard Asper says Canada’s TV regulations should be changed to increase broadcasters’ financial clout, restrict CBC to public-service programming

Feb 18, 2002 — News Article

Watchdog call for halt to broadcaster political contributions

Friends releases report documenting and opposing political contributions by broadcasters

Feb 5, 2002 — News Article

Canada group urges ban on broadcaster political gifts by Etan Vlessing

Friends releases report documenting and opposing political contributions by broadcasters

Feb 4, 2002 — News Article

Broadcast firms big political donors by Graham Fraser

Friends releases report documenting and opposing political contributions by broadcasters

Jan 2, 2002 — News Article

Nationwide opinions by Ian Morrison (Letter to the Editor)

The CRTC did not approve CanWest’s takeover of the Southam chain because that is not in its mandate