More than 20 state attorneys general on Tuesday kicked off the first major legal battle over the Federal Communications Commission’s decision to repeal its net neutrality rules.

Attorneys general from 21 states and the District of Columbia, including New York, California, Connecticut, Delaware and Pennsylvania, filed a petition for review of the decision at the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia. The state AGs argue the FCC’s Jan. 4 order restoring the framework for regulating internet service providers to what it was in 2015 is arbitrary and capricious under the Administrative Procedure Act. 

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