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U.S. FCC Chairman says has 'serious concerns about the Sinclair/Tribune transaction' -statement


Monday, 16 Jul 2018 

July 16 (Reuters) - Sinclair Broadcast Group Inc ::U.S. FCC CHAIRMAN SAYS HAS 'SERIOUS CONCERNS ABOUT THE SINCLAIR/TRIBUNE TRANSACTION' -STATEMENT.FCC CHAIRMAN SAYS EVIDENCE SUGGESTS CERTAIN PROPOSED STATION DIVESTITURES WOULD ALLOW SINCLAIR TO CONTROL THEM 'IN PRACTICE, EVEN IF NOT IN NAME'.FCC'S PAI SAYS UNDER LAW, AGENCY MUST DESIGNATE SINCLAIR-TRIBUNE TRANSACTION FOR A HEARING.