Twitter fights government order for anti-Trump user records

NEW YORK — Twitter defied a U.S. government request for records that could identify users behind an account opposed to President Donald Trump, and is challenging that order in court.

The alternative federal government

The account in question is @ALT-uscis, a reference to the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services office. The account described its users to The Associated Press in February as employees and former employees of the agency.

Source: Twitter fights government order for anti-Trump user records

April 7th, 2017 by