Tag Archives: Discrimination on the Internet

Nondiscriminatory Internet rules that prohibit blocking, throttling and paid prioritization

There is nothing like a good old-fashioned political scrum to get the juices flowing. Sometime in late February 2015 the FCC will issue it’s Order dealing with the  “The Open Internet”, which would prohibit  Internet Service Providers (ISP) from blocking, slowing … Continue reading

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D. C. Court of Appeals Invalidates FCC Internet Discrimination Rules

What does the D. C. Circuit, U. S. Court of Appeals, decision that struck down part of the FCC Rule, “…to compel broadband providers to treat all Internet traffic the same regardless of source…” mean for local government?  At issue … Continue reading

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Discrimination on the Internet – Net Neutrality

On November 10, 2011 the U. S. Senate Democrats  defeated an attempt to repeal a federal rule designed to prevent Internet service providers from discriminating against those who send content and other services over the Internet. While this may end the … Continue reading

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