Docket No.: 01-653 Topics:
Certiorari Granted: Mar 4 2002
Argued: October 8, 2002
Decided: January 27, 2003
Consolidated with: No. 01-657
Bankruptcy Code, Bankruptcy Act or Rules, or Bankruptcy Reform Act of 1978, Economic Activity, Bankruptcy, Administrative Procedure, Bankruptcy, Bankruptcy Code, EPA, FOIA, abuse of discretion, pension plan
PartyNames: Federal Communications Commission v. NextWave Personal Communications Inc., et al.
Petitioner: Federal Communications Commission
Respondent: NextWave Personal Communications Inc., et al.
Court Below: United States Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit
Citation: CA DC, 254 F.3d 130. QUESTION PRESENTED Whether Section 525 of the Bankruptcy Code, 11 U.S.C. § 525, prohibits the Federal Communications Commission from canceling a radio spectrum license where the agency has determined, in an exercise of its regulatory authority, thatsuch cancellation is necessary to ensure that licenses are granted to those most
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