Comcast is trying to silence net neutrality activists with bogus legal threats


Comcast has purportedly tasked its legal team to shut down an online initiative dedicated to raising awareness about a deluge of seemingly fake anti-net neutrality comments, posted on the website of the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) over the last few weeks. In a troubling announcement on their blog, digital rights group Fight for the Future says it has received a cease and desist order from the Comcast legal division. The letter asks the non-profit organization to transfer the rights to its Comcastroturf.com website over to the telecommunications giant. Fight for the Future initially set up the Comcastroturf campaign a few weeks back following reports that…This story continues at The Next Web

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https://thenextweb.com/insider/2017/05/24/comcast-net-neutrality-legal-threat/
 

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