FCC Shuts Down Pirate Radio Ship in International Waters

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Saturday, August 1, 1987
Author: 
Jay A. Rosenthal, Esq.
Volume: 
3
Issue: 
8
Abstract: 
On July 28, 1987 U.S. Coast Guard and Federal Communications Commission officials, bearing no arrest warrant of any kind, boarded and arrested occupants of the vessel “Sarah” anchored approximately five (5) miles off the coast of New York in international waters.