By Carlton Larson: There are two forms of treason recognized under the United States Constitution: (1) levying war against the United States; and (2) adhering to our enemies, giving them aid and comfort. Each raises slightly different issues with respect to cyberwarfare.
The FCC has abandoned its legal defense of a 2015 order that placed new caps on the cost of phone calls placed by prison inmates. This reflects a mentality that will have major effects in prisons and elsewhere.
This week, the FCC suggested a plan to reduce government oversight of high-speed internet providers, undercutting Obama-era policies preventing cable companies from blocking or slowing dock online content.
The Trump Administration has announced a shift away from Obama-era net neutrality rules as a bill allowing internet service providers to market customers' browsing history to third parties heads to President Trump's desk.