[telecom] new NYS law: folk fleeing domestic violence exempt from cancellation fees

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Subject: NYS Gov. Cuomo pulls out his stopped clock

[Westchester (NYC northern suburb) news]

Domestic violence victims in New York no longer have to pay these
cancellation fees

Albany - Survivors of domestic violence fleeing their batterers can
now cancel multiyear cable contracts without paying cancellation fees
in New York.

Gov. Andrew Cuomo this week approved legislation waiving cancellation
fees on multi-year cable and satellite packages for victims of
domestic violence.

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rest:
https://www.lohud.com/story/news/politics/albany/2019/08/30/domestic-violence-victims-new-york-no-longer-have-pay-these-cancellation-fees/2164208001/

despicable that this required legislation..

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