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FCC to face appeal over consumer protection against copper retirement

Monday 11 December 2017 | 09:28 CET | News
A groups of NGOs has filed an appeal against the FCC's decision in November to remove some of the obligations for operators to notify customers when they stop servicing copper lines in the US. The groups Public Knowledge, the Greenlining Institute, the Utility Reform Network and the National Association of State Utility Advocates filed the petition for review with the Ninth US Circuit Court of Appeals and asked the court to reverse the FCC's order and restore consumer protections. 

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