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FCC releases final net neutrality repeal order, three weeks after vote

Enlarge / FCC Chairman Ajit Pai with his oversized coffee mug in November 2017. (credit: Getty Images | Bloomberg) The Federal Communications Commission today released the final version of its net neutrality repeal order, three weeks after the December 14 … Continue reading

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FCC’s Repeal of Net Neutrality Leaves Many Unsettled

In the midst of physical and online protests, the select few of the US Federal Communications Commission (FCC) voted an unsettling fate for consumers, small startups and innovative law firms alike. The FCC Chairman Ajit Pai finally received his long-awaited … Continue reading

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Archbishop of New York Warns Obama of Consequences of DOMA Repeal

Timothy Dolan, Catholic Archbishop of New York, wrote a strong letter to President Obama. He stated that "recent actions" taken by the Administration "escalate the threat to marriage." He then urged the President to perpetuate the discriminate against gay and … Continue reading

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Effort to Repeal DOMA in Congress Gains Bipartisan Support

Early on Friday morning, it was announced that the legislative effort in Congress to repeal the discriminatory and unconstitutional Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA) is now a bipartisan affair. Rep. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen (R-Fla.) became the first Republican cosponsor of the … Continue reading

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Missouri senate approves measure to repeal teacher "Facebook law"

The Missouri Senate approved a measure this week that would repeal a law that banned teachers in the state from certain uses of Facebook and other social media. Based on a state court's interpretation, the original law would have restricted … Continue reading

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