After Miley Cyrus, Family Group Pushes A La Carte Cable

Law360, New York (August 27, 2013, 5:24 PM ET) -- A conservative group known for filing complaints over television indecency expressed outrage Monday over Miley Cyrus's risque performance at the MTV Video Music Awards, using the high-profile incident to push for a la carte cable.

The Parents Television Council said the VMAs “served sex” to young teens by presenting misleading parental ratings. Sunday's yearly awards show drew headlines after former child star Miley Cyrus performed a sexually charged stage show in a skin-colored bikini alongside fellow pop star Robin Thicke.

“MTV has once again succeeded in...
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