One Last Chance For Roger Wahl In His License Fight


First, a January 13 status conference tied to his Hearing Designation Order was postponed because of “a medical procedure” the FCC learned of after e-mail communication had been sent incorrectly to the Commission.

At the time, the Commission’s Administrative Law Judge, Jane Hinckley Halprin, was less than thrilled with Roger Wahl, a convicted felon who stands to lose his license for WQZS-FM 93.3 in Meyersdale, Pa. 

Now, Halprin’s patience may be at its thinnest point yet in this matter, as she issued on Friday a Discovery Order that compels Wahl to comply to discovery requests from the FCC’s Enforcement Bureau in the proceeding. If not, the road to his station’s death will be paved.

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