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States can’t ban political robocalls, federal court rules

A federal appeals court ruled Tuesday that a Montana law that restricts automated telephone calls about political campaigns violates the First Amendment’s free-speech protections.

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The Oregonian

Political Robocalling Reinstated in Montana

Montanans can expect to get waves of robocalls for the 2020 election because the state law regulating them bars automated calls promoting a political campaign and that violates free speech, a federal appeals court said Tuesday. 224 more words


Robocalls and Small Carriers

In July, NTCA filed comments in the FCC docket that is looking at an industry-wide solution to fight against robocalls. The comments outline some major concerns about the ability of small carriers to participate in the process. 914 more words


Frustrated as hell.

Venting out. Don’t take anything personal.

I am researching on this project, but it’s very frustrating! I want someone to believe me at least one person. 448 more words

Journal Entries

Wider Shade of Fail

I don’t know about you, but I’m starting to miss telemarketers. Making hateful remarks and slamming down the phone on a recorded message leaves me feeling empty and unsatisfied. 245 more words


These are the most, least likely states where you’ll get robocalls

State Library Ed. Note: Oregon ranks #4

FOX Business used data published in a report by SocialCatfish.com and population data from the U.S. Census Bureau’s American Factfinder 2018 annual population estimates for each state in order to find the percentage of each state’s population that makes robocall complaints. 55 more words

U.S. States

AGs reach agreement with robocall companies

Published in the Clarion-Ledger print edition on 8/31/2019.

PDF: States cracking down on robocalls

Twelve of the nation’s largest telecommunications companies have signed an agreement… 624 more words