Comcast Corporation v. National Association of African-American Owned Media Oral Argument

The Supreme Court heard oral argument in Comcast Corporation v. National Association of African-American Owned Media , a case concerning… read more

The Supreme Court heard oral argument in Comcast Corporation v. National Association of African-American Owned Media , a case concerning alleged racial discrimination in programming contracting. Under the Civil Rights Act of 1866, race discrimination is prohibited in contracting. Byron Allen, owner and creator of the National Association of African American-Owned Media, sued Comcast, alleging that the cable giant discriminated against him by not carrying the Entertainment Studios Network (ESN) channels. Comcast argued that it denied carrying the channels due to a lack of bandwidth. ESN is the only all African-American owned multi-channel media company in the U.S. close

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Comcast Corporation v. National Association of African-American Owned Media Oral Argument

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Program ID:
463852-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Judicial Proceeding
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Nov 21, 2019 | 6:30pm EST | C-SPAN 2
Last Aired:
Dec 05, 2019 | 4:52pm EST | C-SPAN 3

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  • Nov 21, 2019 | 6:30pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Nov 21, 2019 | 11:34pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Nov 22, 2019 | 5:35am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Dec 05, 2019 | 4:52pm EST | C-SPAN 3
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