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   April 15, 2014

   Mr. Larry S. King

   (Address withheld)

   (Address withheld)


   Amateur Radio License KI8NGS


   Dear Mr. King:

   On Friday, March 21, 2014, you were heard by staff at the Commission's
   High Frequency Direction Finding (HFDF) Center operating your amateur
   radio on 14.313 MHz for 20 minutes without identifying in a timely manner.
    The Commission employee used direction finding equipment and confirmed
   the transmissions were coming from your location.  The employee recorded
   the offending transmissions, and provided undersigned counsel with
   recordings of the incident in question.  Should you desire a copy of the
   recording, one will be made available to you.

   This incident constitutes a failure to properly transmit your assigned
   call sign in violation of the Commission's rules. Your operation as
   described above is contrary to the basis and purpose of the amateur radio
   service as set out in Section 97.1 and is a violation of Section 97.119(a)
   of the Commission's rules.^ Please be advised that the Commission expects
   you to abide by its rules This letter serves as notice that, if operation
   of this type reoccurs after receipt of this letter, you could be subject
   to severe penalties, including license revocation, monetary forfeiture
   (fines),^ or a modification proceeding to restrict

   the frequencies upon which you may operate.


   Laura L. Smith, Esq.

   Special Counsel

   Enforcement Bureau

   Cc: Detroit Field Office

   Northeast Regional Director

   ^ See 47 C.F.R. SS 97.1 and 119(a).

   ^ Fines normally range from $7,500 to $10,000.