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High court hands big victory to cable

  • From: Fergie (Paul Ferguson)
  • Date: Mon Jun 27 10:27:15 2005


Via CNN/Money:

http://money.cnn.com/2005/06/27/technology/broadband_ruling/index.htm

- ferg

[snip]

The U.S. Supreme Court overturned a ruling Monday that
required cable operators to open up their high-speed
Internet lines to rivals.

The decision is a big victory for the Federal Communications
Commission and major telecommunications companies, including
Charter Communications, Time Warner Cable and SBC Communications.

On the losing side are small Internet service providers,
including Earthlink, and a host of local governments.

[snip]

--
"Fergie", a.k.a. Paul Ferguson
 Engineering Architecture for the Internet
 fergdawg@netzero.net or fergdawg@sbcglobal.net
 ferg's tech blog: http://fergdawg.blogspot.com/




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