Trump signs executive order to regulate social media

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US President Donald Trump has signed an executive order that he said would limit liability protections social media companies enjoy after Twitter began selective fact checks of his posts on the platform. Under current law, companies like Twitter and Facebook are protected for users’ posts. But Mr Trump told reporters that his...
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Published on May 29, 2020 -  05:56
Trump signs executive order, targets social media giants after Twitter fact-checking row
US President Donald Trump signed an executive order to limit liability protections social-media companies enjoy. This comes after Twitter flagged Trump’s tweets with fact-check warning. Trump had claimed mail-in ballots would be ‘fraudulent’ and result in a ‘rigged election’. Trump said, “I'm signing an executive order to protect and uphold the free speech and rights of the American people.” Watch the full video for more.

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