Computers and the Internet

California Wins Court Victory for Its Net Neutrality Law

10 days ago   |   By NY Times

A federal judge's ruling can allow the state to go ahead with its law while a lawsuit works its way through the courts.
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Federal judge says California can enforce net neutrality law

10 days ago   |   By Chron

SACRAMENTO, Calif. - A federal judge on Tuesday ruled that California can for the first time enforce its tough net neutrality law, clearing the way for the state to ban internet providers from slowing down or blocking access to websites and applications that don't pay for premium service.
Former Gov. Jerry Brown signed the bill in 2018, making California the first state to pass a net neutrality law. Open internet advocates hoped the law would spur Congress and other states to follow suit. The Trump administration quickly sued to block the law, which prevented it from taking effect for...
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Net neutrality law to take effect in California after judge deals blow to telecom industry

10 days ago   |   By Washington Post

California can begin enforcing its first-in-the-nation net neutrality law after a federal judge on Tuesday ruled against broadband providers that had sought to scuttle the open-internet safeguards.
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