By John Eggerton, Multichannel News, 5-4-22

Internet service providers have dropped their challenge to a U.S. District Court’s ruling upholding California’s network neutrality law.

The state adopted the California Internet Consumer Protection and Net Neutrality Act of 2018 (SB 822), prohibiting blocking, throttling, and paid prioritization, after the Federal Communications Commission eliminated its similar net neutrality rules and reclassified Internet access as a Title I information service under Trump-era Chairman Ajit Pai.

The ISPs had already lost a federal district court challenge to the law and two appeals court efforts to block enforcement.  » Read More