• Full Title: Commission Adopts Order and Enters into Consent Decree with Sinclair Broadcast Group
  • Document Type(s): Order/Consent Decree, Order
  • Bureau(s): Media

The FCC and Sinclair enter into a Consent Decree whereby Sinclair admits violations of the sponsorship ID rules, resolves investigations into other violations, and agrees to pay a $48,000,000 civil penalty and abide by a four year compliance plan

  • DA/FCC #: FCC-20-59
  • FCC Record Citation: 35 FCC Rcd 5877 (7)

FCC Record: FCC-20-59A1_Rcd.pdf

Document Dates

  • Released On: May 22, 2020
  • Adopted On: May 6, 2020
  • Issued On: May 22, 2020