Tue, Apr 6, 2010 -- 5:30 PM

Court Deals a Blow to Net Neutrality
Today, a federal appeals court in Washington, D.C. unanimously ruled that the Federal Communications Commission does not have the legal authority to require Internet providers to give equal treatment to all Internet traffic. That's a big loss for supporters of what's called "net neutrality" -- the concept that Internet service providers should treat all data the same, rather than restricting access for certain sites.

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