Parler sues Amazon, leveling far-fetched antitrust allegations – TechCrunch

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duplicate React-root div for styling Devin Coldewey @techcrunch / 1 day Parler has sued Amazon after the beleaguered conservative social media site was expelled from AWS , filing a fanciful complaint alleging the internet giant took it out for political reasons — and in an antitrust conspiracy to benefit Twitter. But its own allegations, including breach of contract, are belied by evidence they supply alongside the suit. In the lawsuit, filed today in the U.S. Western District Court, Parler complains that “AWS’s decision to effectively terminate Parler’s account is apparently motivated by political animus. It is also apparently designed to reduce competition in the microblogging services market to the benefit of Twitter.” Amazon Web Services gives Parler 24-hour notice that it will suspend services to the company Regarding the “political animus,” it is diffi...

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