Trump Amends Lawsuit Against Big Tech Compani
Carmine SabiaJuly 31, 2021 38,321
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Donald Trump has amended his lawsuit against tech giants Facebook, Twitter and Google and their respective CEOs Mark Zuckerberg, Jack Dorsey and Sundar Picha.
The lawsuit, which was filed earlier this month and was amended this week by The America First Policy Institute, will now include some of the 65,000 complaints of censorship, the group said on its website.
“Late last night, Amended Complaints were filed in the Big Tech lawsuits against Facebook, Inc., Mark Zuckerberg, Twitter, Inc., Jack Dorsey, Google LLC, and Sundar Pichai. Since the initial filing on July 7, 2021, nearly 65,000 American people have submitted their stories of censorship through America First Policy Institute’s (AFPI) Constitutional Litigation Partnership (CLP) at TakeOnBigTech.com,” it said.about:blankhttps://lockerdome.com/lad/12578239881353574?pubid=ld-12578239881353574-934&pubo=https%3A%2F%2Fconservativebrief.com&rid=t.co&width=330
“The Amended Complaints include additional censorship experiences and incorporates additional class representatives, including Dr. Naomi Wolf and Wayne Allyn Root – individuals on opposite ends of the political spectrum who highlight the bipartisan need to protect the thoughts and voices of all Americans, regardless of political affiliation,” the group said.
“The Amended Complaints also reflect additional causes of action under the Florida Fair Trade and Deceptive Practices Act and recent statements made by Biden White House officials, confirming the current administration’s collaboration with Big Tech platforms and their efforts to censor the American people,” it said.null
When he announced the lawsuit Trump said that Facebook and Twitter had violated his first Amendment rights by suspending his account, in the case of Facebook, and banning him for life, in the case of Twitter.
And he accused the tech giants of becoming “state actors” because, he said, they collaborate on what is deemed “misinformation.”
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