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VA: Suburban Rage Not an Uncommon Occurence

News items of national interest regarding Condominium and Homeowner associations, compiled by the Community Associations Network

The recent murder of a 48-year-old man in Springfield in part over the installation of a speed hump may not be the sole example of violence stemming from neighborhood disagreements that residents would like it to be.
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FCC Over The Air Reception Devices (Satellite Dishes)



November 2006

Over-the-Air Reception Devices Rule

Preemption of Restrictions on Placement of Direct Broadcast Satellite, Broadband Radio Service, and Television Broadcast Antennas

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As directed by Congress in Section 207 of the Telecommunications Act of 1996, the Federal Communications Commission adopted the Over-the-Air Reception Devices (“OTARD”) rule concerning governmental and nongovernmental restrictions on viewers’ ability to receive video programming signals from direct broadcast satellites (“DBS”), broadband radio service providers (formerly multichannel multipoint distribution service or MMDS), and television broadcast stations (“TVBS”).

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