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October 18, 2018

Massachusetts lawmakers introduce state 'net neutrality' bills

After the Federal Communications Commission voted last week to rescind “net neutrality” regulations, some Massachusetts lawmakers want to introduce a state-level version of the law.

The FCC, under President Donald Trump’s appointees, recently undid Obama-era regulations ensuring that internet providers cannot prioritize content. Under the change, broadband internet providers can block websites or charge for certain websites or content.

Supporters of the move say it will generate competition. Opponents…

Source: Boston Biz

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