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FCC holds hearing on Internet access

Original post made on Apr 18, 2008

The future of Internet use — and First Amendment rights to free speech, some said — was discussed at a roughly seven-hour hearing convened by the Federal Communications Commission with panels of experts at Stanford University Thursday.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Friday, April 18, 2008, 10:34 AM

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Posted by Resident
a resident of Another Palo Alto neighborhood
on Apr 18, 2008 at 6:37 pm

First I knew that the US governed world usage of the Internet. Right, it was Al Gore who invented it.


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Posted by Walter_E_Wallis
a resident of Midtown
on Apr 19, 2008 at 8:55 am

Estabish a parallel system with no anonymous users and let the market decide.


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