Tag: fines

Federal Court Complaint Filed to Recover Unpaid $11,500 FCC Fine in Amateur Case

The US Government has filed a civil complaint in Federal District Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania to recover an unpaid $11,500 fine that the FCC imposed in a Forfeiture Order 2 years ago on Brian Crow, K3VR, of North Huntingdon, Pennsylvania. The complaint was filed in Federal District Court for the Western District […]

FCC Proposes $144K Fine Against Unlicensed Low-Power TV Station in KY

The Federal Communications Commission today proposed a $144,344 fine against Vearl Pennington and Michael Williamson for operating an unlicensed low-power television station in Morehead, Kentucky. An FCC investigation found that these individuals continued to operate well after the FCC license for their station was cancelled following failure to file a renewal. The proposed fine is […]

FCC Proposes Fine Against WQBQ/Leesburg, FL For Public File Violations

RAMA COMMUNICATIONS has been hit with a proposed $15,000 fine and short-term license renewal by the FCC for public file violations at Oldies WQBQ-A (THE Q)/LEESBURG, FL. ROBERT E. BORIS filed a Petition to Deny the station’s license renewal for his being denied access to the station’s public file and told to return that afternoon, […]

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