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Friday, June 18th, 2010, 1:32 am

Maine senator supports bill to hand president control of the Internet in emergencies

Sen. Joe Lieberman, I-Connecticut, introduced a Senate bill last week that would give the president authority to shut down or control parts of the Internet in the case of a national emergency. Maine Republican Sen. Susan Collins co-sponsored the bill …