Source for the Source: AnimeOnline
An interview at animeOnline with Funimation brand manager Lance Heiskell reveals that Funimation has acquired the broadcast and DVD rights to One Piece; an uncut, subtitled version of the show will be available, as well as a newly dubbed version for television broadcast. Funimation’s version of the show will begin with episode 144. Further details are available in the interview.
A very happy Luffy.
The battle is over… matey.