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''Without a Trace'' fined by FCC for sex scene -- The March 15th moment will cost CBS more than ''Nipplegate''

''Without a Trace'' fined by FCC for sex scene

The FCC's campaign against radio and network-TV naughtiness reached new heights last week:

$3.6 million
Fine levied against CBS stations on March 15 for a Without a Trace sex scene, nearly seven times the...

$550,000
Amount CBS licensees coughed up after 2004's ''Nipplegate'' Super Bowl

1,519,619
Indecency complaints filed with the FCC since ''Nipplegate'' through '05

$500,000
New maximum fine (up from $32,500) proposed by Congress for a single FCC violation

20,008
Number of Jenna Jameson: Revealed DVDs that $500,000 will buy you

Originally posted Mar 24, 2006 Published in issue #870 Mar 31, 2006 Order article reprints