Google says Bell throttling illegal; net neutrality at stake

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Google Inc. says Bell Canada Inc. is breaking Canadian telecommunications law by slowing certain internet traffic, and is urging the CRTC to take action against the company.

In a 15-page submission to the Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission, the Mountainview California search and adwords giant told the CRTC
"From consumer, competition and innovation perspectives, throttling applications that consumers choose is inconsistent with a content and application-neutral internet, and a violation of Canadian telecommunications law, which forbids unfair discrimination and undue or unreasonable preferences and requires that regulation be technologically and competitively neutral."

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