Lawyers for Dominion Voting Systems have asked Facebook, YouTube, Twitter and Parler to preserve posts about the company, even if the material was already removed for spreading misinformation.
The posts need to be kept because they are relevant to Dominion’s defamation claims relating to false accusations that Dominion rigged the 2020 election. Facebook, Twitter and YouTube all have policies against spreading election-related misinformation. They have been removing — with varying degrees of success — posts falsely suggesting the election had been rigged since the baseless rumors began spreading in November. What need to be done about political defamations ?