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Arguing on behalf of U.S. cities, Best Best & Krieger LLP Partner Joseph Van Eaton told a U.S. Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals three-judge panel on Monday that the FCC’s 2018 orders limiting local authority over small cell deployment were inconsistent with the statute, arbitrary and capricious, and unconstitutional. Read more at: https://www.bbklaw.com/News-Events/News-Room/2020/In-the-News/02/BB-K-Partner-Joseph-Van-Eaton-Argues-Against-FCC-O?utm_source=Social_Media&utm_medium=twitter&utm_campaign=ITN_Sprint_v_FCC_9th_Circuit&utm_content=In_the_News The video of...
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THE LIST FOLLOWS, THE ONLY EXISTING ONE IN EUROPE Vicovaro Resolution, first goal reached: in just 9 months, 100 Italian municipalities. by Maurizio Martucci Source Original article in Italian. Translated for EMFSA  by Tiaré Totaro. A small Italian miracle in defence of public health: just 9 months after the approval of the Vicovaro Resolution in the...
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PUBLISHED: 07:21 22 November 2019 | UPDATED: 07:21 22 November 2019 Matt Smart Picture: Getty Images/iStockphoto People in Devon are being asked for their views on 5G as part of a council-led ‘call for evidence’ on the technology. Devon County Council (DCC) said local concern has led to it running an investigation into the emerging high-speed mobile internet....
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Lampeter Town Council has agreed to ‘draw a line in the sand’ and refuse to endorse the rollout of 5G technology pending more scientific research on any potential harmful effects. A motion brought before members by Cllr Gary Thorogood – stating they had “a moral responsibility to protect public health and the local environment” –...
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By Mark Huffman 08/12/2019 ConsumerAffairs Photo (c) sarayut – Getty Images The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) has encountered another roadblock in its effort to speed the rollout of 5G wireless service. A federal court has ruled that the agency overstepped its bounds when it tried to exempt 5G cell sites from environmental impact and historic preservation reviews. The FCC...
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The Laguna Beach City Council is seeking to address concerns from residents regarding 5G technology before moving forward with municipal code amendments aimed at bringing the city into compliance with a 2018 mandate from the Federal Communications Commission. Image credit: Laguna Times By LILLY NGUYEN NOV. 13, 2019 During a nearly three-hour hearing on possible municipal...
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Friday 25 October 2019 – 7:27am JOHANNESBURG – The City of Johannesburg website has been hacked. Snippet: In a twitter statement posted on Friday morning, the city said it detected a network breach resulting in unauthorised information to its network system. This has forced it to shut down its website and e-services as a security measure. A picture...
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  Councillors support public outcry to refuse 5G until proven safe to humans and the environment. (Image: Getty) By Dave Lewis 13:08, 21 OCT 2019 UPDATED 14:30, 21 OCT 2019 Shepton Mallet will not see 5G rolled out in the foreseeable future after the council blocked the idea over apparent health concerns. At a town development and...
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Source: Lennart Hardell’s blog Posted on April 8, 2019 It is written that as the highest local health authority, Mayor Dario Nardella is officially committed “to elaborate an overall plan, in agreement with the competent authorities, for the installations of the 5G technology before issuing individual authorizations in view of the application of the Precautionary...
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Source: https://www.oviedo.es/-/las-concejalias-de-medio-ambiente-y-educacion-lanzan-una-campana-para-sensibilizar-a-los-escolares-sobre-la-contaminacion-electromagnetica March 18, 2019 Excerpts (translated from Spanish): The Department of Urbanism and Environment of the City of Oviedo (through the Municipal School of Sustainability) and Department of Education (through the Municipal School of Health) in collaboration with the Platform Against Electromagnetic Pollution (PECCEM), will develop several activities to raise awareness of the health...
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