Facebook board upholds Trump suspension


SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Former President Donald Trump won’t return to Facebook.

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The social network’s quasi-independent Oversight Board has voted to permanently ban his account after it was suspended four months ago for inciting violence that led to the deadly Jan. 6 Capitol riot.

But the board said Facebook must reassess the penalty because it imposed it “indefinitely.”

Trump has also been permanently banned from Twitter.

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