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ADA vs PEG TV in Brown County

Closed Captioning Rule endangers availability of governmental meeting videos

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January 29, 2018

Confusion is reigning among community television groups in the state as it is becoming unclear if video of governmental meetings can be shown on community tv.

ADA vs PEG TV in Brown County

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October 13, 2017

Rules have existed for several years now regarding closed captioning of television, largely enforced through the requirements of the Americans with Disabilities Act or ADA. The implementation fo closed captioning varies wildly, from the careful captioning you will see on network television shows, to amusingly terrible, as you will see on live television in many cases.