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Chandra Johnson
Chandra Johnson is a Utah transplant who has covered the justice system, education, social services and politics. Originally from Montana, she graduated with a B.A. in journalism and history from the University of Montana in 2007. After six years in Taos, New Mexico, she relocated to Utah, where she eventually joined the team at The Deseret News as an enterprise reporter. She enjoys wide open spaces, gardening, good grammar, pottery and long walks in the library. Find her on Twitter @ChandraMJohnson. Email her at chjohnson@deseretnews.com.

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Everyone's concerned about what the net neutrality debate means for companies like Comcast or Netflix, but the debate could also drive small secular and religious publications into extinction.
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Whether leaking nude photos of celebrities or posting videos of Jihadist beheadings, does the Internet provide a breeding ground for 'involuntary' porn?
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