Court throws out 'wardrobe malfunction' fine

More than four years after Justin Timberlake revealed a rarely seen portion of Janet Jackson's anatomy to millions of football fans during Super Bowl XXXVIII, a federal court threw out the Federal Communications Commission's (FCC) $550,000 fine for CBS.

More than four years after Justin Timberlake revealed a rarely seen portion of Janet Jackson's anatomy to millions of football fans during Super Bowl XXXVIII, a federal court threw out the Federal Communications Commission's (FCC) $550,000 fine for CBS. Among the incident's legacies: introducing the term “wardrobe malfunction” into the national lexicon, a 2005 halftime performance by Paul McCartney featuring approved lyrics, and the tough anti-indecency policies of FCC chairman Kevin J. Martin.

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