TikTok Sues Trump Over His Pending Order to Ban Its App

TikTok insisted that it is not a national-security threat and that the government is acting to “further the president’s anti-China political campaign.”

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NEW YORK (AP) — Video app TikTok is suing the Trump Administration over its efforts to ban the popular Chinese-owned service over national-security concerns. TikTok, which is owned by China’s ByteDance, insisted that it is not a national-security threat and that the government is acting to “further the president’s anti-China political campaign.” The company said the government is acting without evidence for its allegations or due process. It filed suit Monday in federal court in…

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