Facebook appeals global block ruling to accounts of loved ones of Bolsonaro

Facebook announced on Friday that it appealed to the Brazilian Supreme Court the decision of a magistrate of the court itself that determined the global blockade of various accounts of politicians, businessmen and personalities alleged to the country’s president, Jair Bolsonaro, investigated for alleged dissemination of false news . Judge Alexandre de Moraes, of the Federal Supreme Court (STF), issued an earlier determination Thursday night to block the accounts of various politicians, businessmen and personalities close to Bolsonaro and ordered …

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Brazil: Facebook and Twitter block accounts of Bolsonaro allies | DW | 07/25/2020

Twitter and Facebook suspended the accounts of 16 followers and allies of Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro after the Supreme Court ordered his blockade as part of an investigation into an alleged disinformation campaign. Tensions are growing between the far-right leader and the high court, which is investigating allegations that several members of Bolsonaro’s circle are leading a campaign on social networks to discredit the Supreme Court, where he is also defamed and his judges are threatened. Supreme Court member Alexandre …

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