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Press Release

Public Knowledge Urges Congress to Pass Safe Connections Act to Protect Domestic Abuse Victims

April 28, 2021 domestic violence , Lifeline , Wireless

Today, the Senate Commerce Committee marked up the “Safe Connections Act,” a bill introduced to help survivors of domestic violence cut ties with their abusers and separate from shared wireless phone plans, which can be exploited to monitor, stalk, or control victims. Public Knowledge urges Congress to pass the bill to make it easier for survivors to escape abuse.

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