U.S. government drops its demand to reveal Twitter user’s identity

 Less than 24 hours after news broke that Twitter was suing the federal government to protect the privacy of the person or persons behind a popular “rogue” anti-Trump account, the government has backed off. Today in a filing, Twitter dropped its charges against the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) and Customs and Border Protection after the government withdrew its request to… Read More

from TechCrunch http://ift.tt/2oKefOf