censorship applied to DTH in mexico
All news and infromation channels on SKY and Directv Latinamerica, as well
as cable, have been suspended until midnight, july 7.
This is due to the elections that will take place july 6. A government law
that prohibits poll results transmitted on TV is responsible for the loss
of the following channels:
The mexican government is afraid that polls and some reports may change
people's voting decision.
As soon as I heard this notice, I cancelled my SKY service. I feel it is a
very stupid form of censorship. If you are also afected by this, please
write me to: firstname.lastname@example.org to place a formal complaint to the
I will also post this in several newsgroups. Please send me your comments
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