The FCC accepting comments on eBook reader exemption from the CVAA.

The Coalition of E-reader Manufacturers, which includes Amazon, Kobo, and Sony, has filed a petition with the FCC, seeking exemption from some of the accessibility laws for advanced communication devices.

Read a summary of the petition

from the FCC. You can also read the legal filing

from the Coalition’s lawyers.

The FCC will take public comments about this issue through September 3. Read instructions for filing electronic or paper comments.


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Robert Kingett is a gay blind journalist, and author, with many publications in magazines, anthologies, and blogs. He has judged many writing contests and has won many awards for his writings and advocacy.

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