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President Signs Legislation That Includes Schumer’s No-Spam Registry

Schumer provision is the centerpiece of the first federal email spam bill Schumer led effort to create no-spam registry comparable to the federal “do-not-call” list; Polls show 3 in 4 Americans want a no-spam registry President Bush today signed anti-spam legislation authorizing the FTC to create a no-spam email registry modeled after US Senator Charles…

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Senate Passes Schumer’s No-Spam Registry

Schumer provision is the centerpiece of the first federal email spam bill Schumer has been leading effort to create no-spam registry comparable to the federal “do-not-call” list; Polls show 3 in 4 Americans want a no-spam registry The Senate gave its stamp of approval today to US Senator Charles Schumer’s legislation authorizing the FTC to…

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Schumer: Compromise Reached On Bill To Create A No-Spam Registry

Ending months of negotiations, Schumer, Commerce Committee end logjam on what is first federal email spam bill to pass Senate Schumer has been leading the effort to create a no-spam registry comparable to the federal “do-not-call” list; Polls show 3 in 4 Americans want a no-spam registry US Senator Charles Schumer today announced a deal…

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Schumer: New Poll Shows Growing Concern About Spam Infested With Pornography

New national survey shows that 9 in 10 parents are concerned about their children receiving obscene spam and want the ability to block porn spam from children’s in-boxes Survey also shows that 3 in 4 consumers would sign up for a federal no-spam registry; Poll shows continued support for Schumer’s legislation to create a “no-spam”…

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Schumer To Boost Spam Bill On Senate Floor

“Any spam measure that comes out of Congress needs to go after spam as aggressively as spammers go after the public. Congratulations to Senators Burns and Wyden on a good and important first step, but I’d like to see an even stronger measure that empowers email users with the ability to keep spam out of…

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Schumer, Christian Coalition Team Up To Crack Down On Email Spam Pornography

Christian Coalition endorses Schumer bill that would for the first time impose tough criminal and civil penalties on spammers; New law would create no-spam registry like highly-effective do-not-call registries that have stopped telemarketers Political odd couple find common ground protecting children from obscene emails Pornographic pictures appear in 1 out of every 5 spams; 1…

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Schumer: International Treaty Is Needed To Battle Email Spam

Testifying before Senate Commerce Committee, Schumer says international effort is needed to fully curb growing epidemic of unsolicited emails Schumer bill would create no-spam registry like effective do-not-call registries that have stopped telemarketers and would impose tough criminal and civil penalties on spammers An international treaty is needed to battle email spam, US Senator Charles…

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Schumer: “Don’t Believe The Email Hype”

SCHUMER URGES FTC TO ISSUE CONSUMER ALERT ON PRODUCTS ADVERTISED THROUGH UNSOLICITED COMMERCIAL E-MAIL SPAM Citing recent FTC study showing that 66% of spam is fraudulent, Schumer says e-consumers face a greater risk of being ripped off by junk e-mail offers US Senator Charles E. Schumer today urged the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) to issue…

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New Schumer Bill Would Create No-Spam Registry Like Highly-Effective Do-Not-Call Registries Have Stopped Telemarketers

With FTC set to hold first-ever “spam” summit this week in Washington, Schumer bill would also impose tough criminal and civil penalties on spammers Schumer will also release a study showing New York was inundated with record levels of spam this year  US Senator Charles E. Schumer today unveiled comprehensive legislation to combat spam – unwanted…

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Schumer Study Shows New Yorkers Inundated With Record Levels Of Spam This Year

Joined by frustrated New Yorkers , Schumer announces new law that would for the first time impose tough criminal and civil penalties on spammers  New law would also create no-spam registry like highly-effective do-not-call registries have stopped telemarketers Senator will demonstrate how much unsolicited spam comes in a single day US Senator Charles E. Schumer today…

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