TITLE

The Big Chill

AUTHOR(S)
Andriette, Bill
PUB. DATE
November 2006
SOURCE
Guide;Nov2006, Vol. 26 Issue 11, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the decision of Verizon Communications Inc. to disconnect the Montreal-based Internet service provider Epifora whose clients have been hosting sexual chat sites in the U.S. The Verizon's cutoff of Epifora has been a result of Portland,Oregon-based outfit campaign called Preventive Justice. The campaign has been funded by NBC, a group which leads private Internet sex sting-ops for the television network reality cop show.
ACCESSION #
22939540

 

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