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National Cable and Telecom. Assoc. v. Gulf Power

Docket No.: 00-832
Certiorari Granted: Jan 22 2001
Argued: October 2, 2001
Decided: January 16, 2002
Consolidated with: No. 00-843

Topics:

47 U.S.C. 224, Judicial Power, Judicial Review, Commerce Clause, Eleventh Amendment, Interstate Commerce Clause, Natural Resources, antitrust, judicial review, preemption

PartyNames: National Cable & Telecommunications Association, Inc. v. Gulf Power Company, et al.
Petitioner: National Cable & Telecommunications Association, Inc.
Respondent: Gulf Power Company, et al.

Court Below: United States Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit
Citation: 208 F.3d 1263
Lower Court Decision
Supreme Court Docket

National Cable & Telecommunications Association, Inc.
v.
Gulf Power Company, et al.
534 U.S. 327 (2002)
Question:

Does the Pole Attachments Act cover attachments that provide both cable television and high-speed Internet service? Does the Act cover attachments by wireless telecommunications providers?

National Cable and Telecom. Assoc. v. Gulf Power
ORAL ARGUMENT

October 2, 2001

Holding: reversed and remanded
Decision: Decision: 6 votes for National Cable and Telecom. Assoc., 2 vote(s) against
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