Congressman to ban internet legislation

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Congressman to ban internet legislation

US Republican congressman and advocate for internet freedoms, Darrell Issa, has proposed a two-year ban on all new federal legislation that affect or regulate the net.

Darrell Issa posted online the draft of his legislation, called Internet American Moratorium Act of 2012. The bill would "create a two-year moratorium on any new laws, rules or regulations governing the Internet."

The complete text of the bill was posted on 26 November on the site Project Madison, the nickname...

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