Volume 46; 1993-1994 • Issue 1

Table of Contents

Letters of Welcome

President Bill Clinton
Governor Evan Bayh
Thomas E. Deer, Editor-in-Chief


Cable Television Regulation: Promoting Competition in a Rapidly Changing World
Representative Edward J. Markey


The Cable-Telco Cross-Ownership Prohibition: First Amendment Infringement Through Obsolescence
Representative Michael G. Oxley

Shifting Foundations: The Regulation of Telecommunications in an Era of Change
Commissioner Andrew C. Barrett

Reinventing Rate Regulation
Nicholas W. Allard

Cable Television Subscriber Equipment: Lessons from the Common Carrier Experience
David Alan Nall

The Cable Act and Municipal Ownership: A Growing First Amendment Confrontation
Carl R. Ramey

Article Digest


The Television Violence Act of 1990: A New Program for Government Censorship?
Julia W. Schlegel

Information on the Inaugural Symposium of the Federal Communications Law Journal:
The Transformation of Television News

Copyright: Copyright 1993 by the Indiana University Board of Trustees and the Federal Communications Bar Association. Except as otherwise provided, the author of each article in this issue has granted permission for copies of that article to be made for classroom use, provided that (1) copies are distributed at or below cost, (2) the author and the Journal are identified, (3) proper notice of copyright is attached to each copy, and (4) the Federal Communications Law Journal is notified of the use.


Thomas E. Deer (tdeer@indiana.edu)

Senior Managing Editor:
Leslie A. Warren (lawarren@indiana.edu)

Senior Articles Editor:
Kalpak S. Gude

Senior Notes Editor:
Julia W. Schlegel

Articles Editors:
Dan Meyer,
Robert M. Winteringham

Managing Editors:
Anthony T. Fiore,
Diane Aden Hayes,
Jeanne M. Picht,
Jason P. Thomas

Notes Editors:
Beth A. Renaldi,
Russell A. Stamets

Business Editor:
Brad Manns

Associate Editors, School of Journalism:
Mike Johnson,
Karen J. Kovatch,
Serra Tinic

Third-Year Associate:
Andrew Griffin

Second-Year Associates:
Derek Y. Brandt,
Janice Brockman,
Suzy A. Buckovich,
Neal Chase,
Phillip M. Cox II,
Gregory B. Coy,
E. Maria Grace,
Angela Harkless,
John Harrington,
Thomas K. Juffernbruch,
Zachary Kittrie,
James P. Leahey,
J. Andrew Lowes,
Vicki J. Merriman,
Janet S. Min,
Amy C. Page,
Jim Pinto,
Judith Reichmuth,
Jason S. Roberts,
David Schwartz,
Laura Scott,
Todd E. Simpson,
Janet C. Stavropoulos,
Cynthia M. Storer,
Jeffrey R. Walker

Federal Communication Bar Association
Editorial Advisory Board

Carl R. Ramey
Julian L. Shepard

Faculty Advisor:
Fred H. Cate

Anita Barnes