New York to Charter: Expand Your Network or We’ll Reverse the Time Warner Merge

Those consequences include $2 million in fines—$1 million missing the target initially set forth by the commission, and another $1 million for failing to make up for the missed goal within three months of the original deadline. But the big threat being tossed out there by New York is the possibility of rescinding the merger within state lines. Such a move wouldn’t change the structure of the Charter-Time Warner agreement elsewhere in the US, but would be disruptive to the company’s business in a major market. – AJ Dellinger, Gizmodo