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Jerry Brown net neutrality law sparks lawsuit from feds

Jerry Brown net neutrality law sparks lawsuit from feds

Yesterday one of the toughest net neutrality bills now being considered in the United States was signed into law by the Governor of California. All that remained was for California Governor Jerry Brown to sign the bill into law, which he did on Sunday. The suit was filed on Sunday with the United States District Court for the Eastern District of California.

Last week the state government moved to require automakers to meet Obama-era emissions standards in vehicles sold in the state in order to counter the Trump administration's softening of the standards. "We are confident that we will prevail in this case-because the facts are on our side", Attorney General Jeff Sessions said in a statement.

The California Chamber of Commerce has argued that the composition of corporate boards should be determined internally, not mandated by government.

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The Federal Communications Commission previous year repealed rules preventing internet companies from exercising more control over what people watch and see on the internet.

He added, "once again the California legislature has enacted an extreme and illegal state law attempting to frustrate federal policy". As a result, the Trump administration wants to make an example of California.

California's law seeks to reinstate those rules.

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California is celebrating the passing of what are considered to be the toughest net neutrality regulations in the land, even more so than the original net neutrality rules that the FCC reversed earlier this year, but they may not stand up in court.

SB 822 becoming law is a major victory for Internet activists who harnessed massive public outcry to pass the bill and a resounding defeat for big telecom companies like AT&T and Comcast, who spent millions to defeat the bill.

"Rather than 50 states stepping in with their own conflicting open internet solutions, we need Congress to step up with a national framework for whole internet ecosystem and resolve this issue once and for all", the association said in a statement.

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In addition to forbidding internet service providers from slowing down or blocking access to websites or charging companies like Netflix extra to deliver their service faster, the California law also outlaws so-called zero-rating offers, which allow carriers to exempt certain services from counting against a user's data cap. It is also expected that California will be sued by telecommunications companies thanks to their new law. According to the National Conference of State Legislators, almost one hundred bills and resolutions have been introduced throughout the United States.


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