Supreme Court argument casts doubt on Facebook, Twitter free speech rights

In a ruling on a different matter, Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas has argued that social media platforms like Facebook and Twitter may not have a First Amendment right to regulate user commentary on their platforms.

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On Monday, the U.S. Supreme Court threw out a pending First Amendment case over Twitter’s ban of former President Donald Trump. Justice Thomas, however, weighed in on the issue with a 12-page opinion about the power of technology platforms.

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