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Obscene, Profane & Indecent Broadcasts: Notices of Apparent Liability

The Enforcement Bureau was established on November 8, 1999. This table lists all broadcast indecency-related Notices of Apparent Liability ("NALs") issued by the FCC and/or the Enforcement Bureau since November 8, 1999. Some of the NALs involve indecency complaints that were received by the Commission prior to the creation of the Enforcement Bureau. We have indicated those with an asterisk (*). Any NAL that is not marked with an asterisk (*) involved an indecency complaint received on or after November 8, 1999. 

  06-03-2010 Fox Television Stations, Inc. $25,000 
  01-25-2008 Complaints Against Various Television Licensees Concerning Their February 25, 2003 Broadcast of the Program "NYPD Blue"  
  03-28-2006 Complaints Against Various Television Licensees Concerning Their December 31, 2004 Broadcast of the Program "Without A Trace"  
  03-15-2006 Complaints Against Various Television Licensees Concerning Their December 31, 2004 Broadcast of the Program "Without A Trace" $3,607,500 
  03-15-2006 Complaints Regarding Various Television Broadcasts Between February 2, 2002 and March 8, 2005 $355,000 
  12-22-2004 Entercom Kansas City License, LLC, Entercom Wichita License, LLC $220,000 
  11-23-2004 WQAM License Limited Partnership, WQAM(AM), Miami, Florida $55,000 
  10-15-2004 ENTERCOM SACRAMENTO LICENSE, LLC, KRXQ(FM), Sacramento, California $55,000 
  10-12-2004 Complaints Against Various Licensees Regarding Their Broadcast Of The Fox Television Network Program "Married By America" On April 7, 2003 $1,183,000 
  09-22-2004 Complaints Against Various Television Licensees Concerning Their February 1, 2004, Broadcast of the Super Bowl XXXVIII Halftime Show $550,000 
  06-10-2004 AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C., WIHT(FM), Washington, D.C. $27,500 
  04-08-2004 Clear Channel Broadcasting Licenses, Inc., Citicasters Licenses, L.P., Capstar TX Limited Partnership $495,000 
  03-18-2004 Capstar TX Limited Partnership, WAVW(FM), Stuart, Florida $55,000 
  03-18-2004 Infinity Broadcasting Operations, Inc., WKRK-FM, Detroit, Michigan $27,500 
  03-12-2004 AMFM Radio Licenses, L.L.C., WWDC(FM), Washington, DC; Clear Channel Broadcasting Licenses, Inc., WRXL(FM), Richmond, Virginia; Capstar TX Limited Partnership, WOSC(FM), Bethany Beach, Delaware $247,500 
  01-27-2004 Clear Channel Broadcasting Licenses, Inc., Citicasters Licenses, L.P., Capstar TX Limited Partnership $755,000 
  01-27-2004 Young Broadcasting of San Francisco, Inc., KRON-TV, San Francisco, California $27,500 
  10-02-2003 Infinity Broadcasting Operations, Inc., Infinity Radio Operations, Inc., Infinity Radio Subsidiary Operations, Inc., Infinity Broadcasting Corporation of Dallas, Infinity Broadcasting Corporation of Washington, DC, Infinity Holdings Corporation of Orlando, Hemisphere Broadcasting Corporation $357,500 
  10-02-2003 AMFM RADIO LICENSES, LLC $55,000 
  04-03-2003 Infinity Broadcasting Operations, Inc., WKRK-FM, Detroit, Michigan $27,500 
  12-13-2002 Edmund Dinis, WJFD(FM), New Bedford, MA $22,400 
  08-02-2002 Rubber City Radio Group, WONE-FM, Akron, OH $7,000 
  06-28-2002 Emmis Radio License Corporation, WKQX(FM), Chicago, IL $7,000 
  06-07-2002 Infinity Broadcasting Operations, Inc., WNEW(FM), New York, NY $21,000 
  05-01-2002 GA-MEX Broadcasting, Inc., WAZX(AM) Smyrna, GA; WAZX-FM, Inc., WAZX(FM), Cleveland, GA $7,000 
  03-21-2002 Emmis Radio License Corporation, WKQX(FM), Chicago, IL $21,000 
  01-28-2002 Entercom Seattle License, LLC, KNDD(FM), Seattle, WA $14,000 
  06-01-2001 Citadel Broadcasting Company, KKMG(FM), Pueblo, CO $7,000 
  05-17-2001 The KBOO Foundation, KBOO-FM, Portland, OR $7,000 
  04-06-2001 Emmis FM License Corp. of Chicago, WKQX(FM), Chicago, IL $14,000 
  04-03-2001 Citicasters Co., KEGL(FM), Fort Worth, TX $14,000 
  03-30-2001 Telemundo of Puerto Rico License Corp. $21,000 
  02-08-2001 WLDI, Inc., WCOM(FM), Bayamon, PR $21,000 
  01-18-2001 Capstar TX Limited Partnership, WZEE(FM), Madison, WI $7,000 
*   12-05-2000 CBS Radio License, Inc., WLLD(FM), Holmes Beach, FL $7,000 
*   10-06-2000 Capstar TX Limited Partnership, KTXQ(FM), Fort Worth, Texas $7,000 
  09-26-2000 Citicasters Co., KSJO(FM), San Jose, CA $7,000 
*   09-26-2000 Citicasters Co., KSJO(FM), San Jose, CA $7,000 
*   09-07-2000 Regent Licensee of Flagstaff, Inc., KZGL(FM), Cottonwood, AZ $6,000 
*   07-14-2000 Communicast Consultants, Inc., KRXK(AM), Rexburg, Idaho $7,000 
*   04-28-2000 Three Eagles of Columbus, Inc., KROR(FM), Hastings, Nebraska $7,000 
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