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Twitter sues Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton, asks court to halt his investigation of the social media company

Beleaguered Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton, who attended the pro-Donald Trump rally that preceded the U.S. Capitol siege, issued civil investigative demands to Twitter after the company banned the former president from its platform.

Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton at a press conference in front of the U.S. Supreme Court in 2016.

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