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FCC plan to legislate equal Internet access to all raises passions

Supporters of 'net neutrality' rules stress importance of freedom while others say the move will stifle innovation


US REGULATORS meet on Thursday to vote on rules aimed at heading off Internet "fast lanes", although it may not be the end of a years-long battle.

The "net neutrality" rules which seek to guarantee equal access to all online services are likely to spark fresh challenges