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ICANN delays decision on sale of .ORG Registry to private equity firm — again

The sale of PIR has been delayed, thanks to a strong­ly word­ed let­ter from California’s attor­ney gen­er­al Xavier Becer­ra. In the let­ter, addressed to ICANN’s board chair and the corporation’s Pres­i­dent and CEO, AG Becer­ra explains that his office had inves­ti­gat­ed ICANN’s role in approv­ing the trans­fer of the .ORG reg­istry to Ethos Capital.

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Jeff Winmill talks to NPI about his decision to back Gael Tarleton for Secretary of State

Jeff Win­mill announced last week that he was sus­pend­ing his cam­paign for Washington’s Sec­re­tary of State in order to pre­vent a Demo­c­ra­t­ic Pri­ma­ry now that Rep­re­sen­ta­tive Gael Tar­leton (D‑36) has declared her can­di­da­cy. This is a move Win­mill believes is in the best inter­est of tak­ing back the vital office.