A federal judge has rejected a request by Parler, the free speech Twitter alternative, to have its hosting restored by Amazon.
Paler’s entire website was hosted on Amazon servers (AWS) and was wiped from the internet amid claims of allowing incitement to violence in the wake of the Capitol breech on January 6th.
Supporters of President Trump and other advocates of free speech flocked to the platform as a protest against big-tech censorship.
Parler filed an emergency request in court, however US District Judge Barbara Rothstein said that Parler failed to successfully argue that they would be likely to prevail on the merits of its claims, or that a preliminary injunction was warranted out of public interest.
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