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JUST IN: Facebook Oversight Board Upholds Ban on Trump Account

9 days ago   |   By Mediaite

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The Facebook Oversight Board announced its ruling that former President Donald Trump will remained banned from the platform.
The highly anticipated decision was announced Wednesday morning by the Oversight Board, an outside group created and funded by Facebook to monitor its moderation decisions.
“The Board has upheld Facebook's decision on January 7, 2021, to restrict then-President Donald Trump's access to posting content on his Facebook page and Instagram account,” the Board wrote in its explanation .
Trump was banned from Facebook and Instagram on Jan. 7, the day...
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Facebook oversight board to rule on Trump social media ban

Facebook oversight board to rule on Trump social media ban

9 days ago   |   By Who TV

OAKLAND, Calif. - Facebook's independent oversight board is set to rule Wednesday on whether to uphold former President Donald Trump's indefinite suspension from the social network and Instagram.
Facebook blocked Trump's access to his Facebook and Instagram accounts over concerns the former president's words could incite violence and unrest after his supporters sieged the Capitol on Jan. 6. Rioters battled with police, smashed windows, and sent lawmakers fleeing. Five people , including Capitol Police officer Brian Sicknick , died in the violence.
Facebook handed the case over to the...
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WATCH: Twitter CFO Says Trump Won't Be Un-Suspended No Matter What Facebook Says, Takes Shot at Oversight Board

WATCH: Twitter CFO Says Trump Won't Be Un-Suspended No Matter What Facebook Says, Takes Shot at Oversight Board

9 days ago   |   By Mediaite

Twitter CFO Ned Segal said that former President Donald Trump will remain suspended from the platform regardless of what Facebook announces, and took a shot at the rival social media giant's use of an oversight board to make the decision.
On Tuesday's edition of Yahoo! Finance Live, anchor Julie Hyman asked Segal about Facebook's impending announcement on its oversight board's decision whether or not to reinstate Trump's Facebook and Instagram accounts.
“Of course one of the one of the favorite artists, so to speak, on the part of some Twitter users was President Trump, who is no longer on...
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Republicans Target Big Tech, As Trump Launches New Social Media Platform

9 days ago   |   By FOX News Radio

Former President Trump launched a new communications platform on Tuesday that will let him post comments, videos and pictures. The rollout comes as Facebook's Oversight Board prepares to announce today if the former President can have his account reinstated or if he will be permanently banned. Facebook along with other social media sites like Twitter, Instagram and YouTube banned President Trump from using their platforms following the 2020 election. Big Tech companies have been under a lot of scrutiny for censoring Republican voices on their platforms. GOP lawmakers have been calling for...
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