Supreme Court http://knau.org en Supreme Court Rules on Media Ownership http://knau.org/post/supreme-court-rules-media-ownership <p>The U.S. Supreme Court today&nbsp;let stand rules that place limits on ownership of broadcast outlets and newspapers in local markets.&nbsp;</p><p>The high court ruling means that one company is forbidden from owning both a major newspaper and a t.v. station in the same market. Tim McGuire, chair of the journalism department at Arizona State University says he is surprised by the decision.</p><p>McGuire says the most obvious example of dual ownership in Arizona is Gannett Corporation which owns the Arizona Republic and Channel 12.</p> Fri, 29 Jun 2012 21:46:35 +0000 Terry Ward 16270 at http://knau.org Supreme Court Rules on Media Ownership