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FCC inspector general to review net neutrality development

Wednesday 18 March 2015 | 14:59 CET | News
The inspector general of the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) has initiated an investigation into the way in which the agency arrived at its new net neutrality rules for internet service providers, US Representative Jason Chaffetz  said at a hearing on 17 March, The Wall Street Journal reported. 

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