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Update: Media General Issues Statement Regarding FCC Complaint Filed by DISH Network

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    Update: Media General Issues Statement Regarding FCC Complaint Filed by DISH Network

    SOURCE Media General

    RICHMOND, Va., Oct. 18, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Media General issued the following statement regarding the retransmission complaint filed with the FCC today by DISH Network:

    This is the first time in the history of our company that Media General has failed to reach an agreement with a cable operator or satellite carrier. DISH, in contrast, has been involved in 32 take-down disputes with local broadcasters in the past three years alone, affecting more than 120 local television stations. DISH is currently involved in two other take-downs, in addition to its dispute with Media General.

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