WeChat ban urged by US gets sceptical review by appeal court

//WeChat ban urged by US gets sceptical review by appeal court

WeChat ban urged by US gets sceptical review by appeal court

The Trump administration’s attempt to reinstate US restrictions on the Chinese-owned WeChat app was met with scepticism by a judicial panel.The US Court of Appeals in San Francisco signalled on Thursday it was largely sceptical of efforts to overturn the decision of a federal magistrate judge, who last year granted a preliminary injunction to WeChat users in the US who said the government restrictions amounted to an outright ban in violation of their right of free speech.Circuit Judge Ryan D…

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