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Murkowski Votes to Repeal Changes to Net Neutrality Rules

Washington (CNN) --- The Senate voted Wednesday to pass a measure that would repeal changes to net neutrality rules that were recently adopted by the Republican-controlled Federal Communications Commission. The measure, which was backed by all 49 Democrats and...

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Rep. Scott Kawasaki: Internet must remain open and free

Along with my colleagues, Sens. Tom Begich and Bill Wielechowski, I have introduced a package of legislation that would protect net neutrality in Alaska and urge Congress to reverse a recent Federal Communications Commission (FCC) order eliminating net neutrality...

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APD and troopers are no closer to buying body cams after fatal shootings

Saturday evening March 24 saw two fatal shootings by law enforcement officers across Alaska, one by an Alaska State Trooper in the village of Nikolaevsk, the other by an Anchorage Police Department officer inside an East Anchorage trailer park; neither department uses body cameras, a tool that is increasingly employed by police across the country to document such incidents.

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“The right of the people to privacy is recognized and shall not be infringed. The legislature shall implement this section.”

Article 1, Section 22 of the Alaska Constitution.