Tag Archives: Neutrality

Why Won’t This Page Load? Net Neutrality Hits the DC Circuit

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit heard oral arguments today determining whether the FCC was wrong to eliminate its own rules protecting an open internet. In a lively panel, Judges Millet, Wilkens, and Williams jumped in with … Continue reading

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A Report From the Frontlines of the Net Neutrality Litigation

Reasonable. You keep using that word. I do not think it means what you think it means. In March of 2018, CDT filed a legal challenge to the FCC’s “Restoring Internet Freedom” (RIF) order in which the FCC removed all … Continue reading

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AT&T CEO: State net neutrality and privacy laws are a “total disaster”

Enlarge / AT&T CEO Randall Stephenson. (credit: Getty Images | Bloomberg) AT&T CEO Randall Stephenson yesterday urged Congress to pass net neutrality and consumer data privacy laws that would prevent states from issuing their own stricter laws. "There are a … Continue reading

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Net neutrality gives “free” Internet to Netflix and Google, ISP claims

Enlarge (credit: Getty Images | nevarpp) Frontier Communications is asking employees for help in its fight against state net neutrality rules in California, claiming that the rules will give "free" Internet to major Web companies while raising costs for consumers. … Continue reading

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Verizon lobbyist runs for NY AG—as the state sues FCC over net neutrality repeal

Enlarge / Leecia Eve, a Verizon lobbyist and candidate for New York attorney general. (credit: Leecia Eve) A Verizon lobbyist is trying to become the attorney general of New York in the upcoming November election. Verizon executive Leecia Eve is … Continue reading

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