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Federal judge halts Trump administration ban on TikTok downloads

22 days ago   |   By New York Post

A federal judge on Sunday blocked a Trump administration ban on downloads of the popular video app TikTok - just hours before it was due to go into effect, according to reports. US District Judge Carl Nichols issued a temporary injunction in federal court in Washington, DC, putting the brakes on President Trump's move to...
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TikTok will not be banned at midnight, judge rules

TikTok will not be banned at midnight, judge rules

22 days ago   |   By Fortune

President Donald Trump's ban on TikTok was temporarily blocked by a federal judge, dealing a blow to the government in its showdown with the popular Chinese-owned app it says threatens national security.
U.S. District Judge Carl Nichols granted a preliminary injunction against the ban on the widely used video-sharing network after an unusual Sunday morning hearing. The judge refused to grant an injunction against a November deadline for a sale. TikTok's owner, ByteDance Ltd., had requested the hold after the president ordered TikTok out of American app stores unless the company sold a...
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TikTok download ban temporarily blocked by US judge in a blow to the Trump administration

TikTok download ban temporarily blocked by US judge in a blow to the Trump administration

22 days ago   |   By Business Insider

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A federal judge on Sunday ruled against the Trump administration in granting TikTok an injunction against a temporary download ban that was set to take place tonight at 11:59 p.m.
On Wednesday, TikTok filed for the preliminary injunction against the Justice Department order , which would ban downloads of the TikTok app in the US beginning at 11:59 p.m. on Sunday. As Business Insider's Paige Leskin previously reported, lawyers for TikTok filed the request as part of TikTok's lawsuit against the US government, which challenges the legality of the president's proposed...
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