Retaining Government Power to Make Economic Policy for Internet Access: The Role of the First Amendment with Susan Crawford -- DeWitt Higgs Memorial Lecture

Retaining Government Power to Make Economic Policy for Internet Access: The Role of the First Amendment with Susan Crawford -- DeWitt Higgs Memorial Lecture

First Aired: 5/12/2014

Length: 54 minutes


Law scholar on the debate over high-speed Internet access.
 
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High-speed Internet access providers claim that government-imposedlimitations on their activities raise serious constitutional concerns.But given the current absence of either competition or oversight in this market, providers are poised to have the market power to edit digital communications seen by users. Visiting Harvard Law School Professor and information law scholar Susan Crawford explores the current debate, elaborating on why there is a critical need for federaloversight of the cable industry to preserve the quality andreliability of high-speed internet access in America.
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