Trump says he’s filing class action lawsuits against Facebook, Twitter and Google

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(BEDMINSTER, N.J.) — Former President Donald Trump announced Wednesday he is filing class action lawsuits against three of the country’s largest tech companies — Facebook, Twitter, and Google — all of which have banned the former president from their social media platforms.

At a press conference at his Bedminster, New Jersey, golf club, Trump announced a “major class-action lawsuit” against the three companies, demanding “a stop to the blacklisting, banishing, and canceling that you know so well.”

The former president is currently banned from Twitter, Facebook and YouTube.

“Today, in conjunction with the America First Policy Institute, I’m filing, as the lead class representative, a major class action lawsuit against the big tech giants, including Facebook, Google, and Twitter, as well as their CEOs, Mark Zuckerberg, Sundar Pichai, and Jack Dorsey, three real nice guys,” Trump said.

The former president said the lawsuits seek injunctive relief to “allow prompt restitution and, really, restoration.”

“In addition, we are asking the court to impose punitive damages on these social media giants,” he said.

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