by Anders Hagstrom
Twitter locked President Donald Trump’s account Wednesday, saying he must delete tweets regarding a mob of his supporters storming the U.S. Capitol.
Twitter has routinely placed disclaimers on Trump’s tweets challenging the results of the 2020 election. The company now says it has locked out the president from tweeting until he deletes three Wednesday tweets regarding his supporters storming the U.S. Capitol. Regardless of whether he deletes the tweets, his account will remain locked for 12 hours.