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Company: Sinclair Broadcasting Group
Current Parent CompanySinclair Broadcast Group
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Penalty: $48,000,000
Year: 2020
Date: May 22, 2020
Offense Group: consumer-protection-related offenses
Primary Offense: telecommunications violation
Violation Description: Sinclair Broadcasting Group agreed to pay a $48 million civil penalty and abide by a strict compliance plan in order to close three open investigations.
Level of Government: federal
Action Type: agency action
Agency: Federal Communications Commission
Civil or Criminal Case: civil
HQ Country of Current Parent: USA
HQ State of Current Parent: Maryland
Ownership Structure of Current Parent: publicly traded
Major Industry of Current Parent: media
Specific Industry of Current Parent: broadcasting
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