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Facebook block

AUSTIN, Texas — A federal court in Texas concluded that a woman who was blocked from state Senator Lois Kolkhorst’s Facebook page did not prove violations of her First or 14th Amendment rights, because the page was primarily used as a campaign tool and not for her official duties.

Read the opinion here.

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