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US government drops effort to unmask anti-Trump Twitter account

US government drops effort to unmask anti-Trump Twitter account

The Guardian - Julia Carrie Wong in San Francisco

Attempt to reveal identity behind an account criticizing Trump’s immigration policy sparked an outcry from free speech advocates and a lawsuit from Twitter The US government has backed down from its attempt to unmask an anonymous Twitter account that criticized the Trump administration, a victory …

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