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US government plans to abolish net neutrality rules

A US federal agency responsible for regulating telecommunications is moving ahead with plans to abolish net neutrality rules. The rules prevent internet service providers from favouring one company over another.

A US federal agency responsible for regulating telecommunications is moving ahead with plans to abolish net neutrality rules.

The rules prevent internet service providers from favouring one company over another.

A change could have far-reaching implications for internet-based companies and consumers.

Al Jazeera’s Rob Reynolds reports from Los Angeles.