Cablevision Systems Corporation

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In the Matter of Cablevision Systems Corporation
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Part 2 Consents

Case Summary

Consent order settles charges that Cablevision's acquisition of certain cable operations in northern New Jersey and in New York from Tele-Communications Inc. would result in higher prices and lower quality of cable television services for residents of Paramus and Hillsdale, New Jersey. The settlement requires divestiture of TCI's cable systems in the two cities.