Facebook Oversight Board rules Trump ban was justified

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But bats the final decision on the matter back to Facebook

Facebook's Oversight Board on Wednesday ruled that the company's decision to ban former US president Donald Trump from Facebook and Instagram was justified at the time, although it added that the c...

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