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FCC Need Investigate Fake Anti-Net Neutrality Comments on its Website


Ajit Pai Chairman of FCC [Federal Communications Commission] lately said it was not his job to see into the fake, identical remarks of anti-net neutrality from innumerable Web-surfers that were posted to the Commission's website. He indicated rather it was his IT personnel's job. However, the names under which the remarks were posted belonged to real people, who wouldn't overlook the bogus postings, and so have requested Pai for an investigation.


The victims, over 12, jointly in a letter to Mr. Pai dated May 25, urged for removal of the fake remarks from the FCC site. FCC is yet to fulfill that request. The letter further cautioned that innumerable other people too might've been similarly affected.


The letter's signatories write that the perpetrator of the fake comments has stolen the addresses along with names of them followed with exposing their private details publicly devoid of taking their permission. He further used the signatories' identities for issuing political statement on their behalf. Commondreams.org posted this, May 25, 2017.


Individuals writing the letter have requested FCC for conducting an investigation into the incident that apparently violated law, that the remarks must be removed, while any info the commission possesses regarding the remarks should be publicly released.


Ajit Pai, whom U.S. President Donald Trump has appointed as FCC chief, recently stated he wished for weed-whacking the rules of 2015 which help control the Internet's access same as the rules that control other public services -electricity and water.


Following one gigantic campaign, which Net activists led and which outgoing President Barack Obama supported, the commission acquiesced with regulating ISPs (Internet Service Providers) within the purview of Telecommunications Act, Title II. Accordingly, likewise as electricity supplied to everybody was the same, the service providers mustn't make access to online service as tiered or slowdown else provide speedy access for corporations capable of affording the related high prices.


Hitherto according to "Fight-for-the-Future" group, 2,400 people or slightly more via its Comcastroturf website have asked the attorneys general of their states to investigate. Meanwhile till mid-August, anybody can post his thoughts to the docket to tell FCC what he thinks regarding anti-net neutrality.

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