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the reason we have judges is to distinguish between cases were scammers/commercial spammers blast millions of phones with robocalls and people accidentally dialing the wrong number or calling someone who doesn't have their contact saved

The existence of judges does not negate the need for the legislative branch to craft clear laws (and the executive to craft clear regulations).

P sure the executive agency that uses its rulemaking authority here FCC, clearly said you need an autodialer

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