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EU considers less strict net neutrality proposal - report

Wednesday 19 November 2014 | 10:39 CET | News
EU governments are considering a proposal to water down the net neutrality legislation passes by parliament earlier this year, according to a draft seen by Reuters. MEPs voted in April for strict net neutrality rules that bar operators from prioritizing some internet traffic over others. But the latest draft of the reform proposal shows that member states are leaning toward a looser approach which only bars ISPs from applying traffic management measures which "block, slow down, alter, degrade or discriminate against specific content." It does not define net neutrality or so-called

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