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FCC's Pai cancels CES appearance after receiving death threats

Friday 5 January 2018 | 09:59 CET | News

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FCC chairman Ajit Pai was due to to appear at the upcoming CES but has canceled after receiving death threats, Recode reported. Agency sources said the threats intensified after the the FCC voted to overturn net neutrality rules voted in in 2015. A spokesperson for Pai did not comment on the nature of the threat but sources said that federal law enforcement had intervened in the matter.

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