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Marjorie Taylor Greene's Twitter account suspended for 12 hours over COVID misinformation

Twitter announced Monday that it's suspending the account of Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene (R-Ga.) for 12 hours.

Driving the news: "We took enforcement action on the account you referenced (@mtgreenee) for violations of the Twitter Rules, specifically the COVID-19 misleading information policy," Twitter said in an emailed statement.


The controversial #COVID19 vaccines should not be forced on our military for a virus that is not dangerous for non-obese people and those under 65.

With 6,000 vax related deaths and many concerning side effects reported, the vax should be a choice not a mandate for everyone. https://t.co/JhYg3acrrK

β€” Marjorie Taylor Greene πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡Έ (@mtgreenee) July 19, 2021

Of note: The conservativeGreene has been an outspoken critic of pandemic measures and apologized last month following outrage after she compared mask mandates in the House to the Holocaust.

  • Greene could not immediately be reached for comment on the Twitter suspension, which was first reported by the New York Times.

Editor's note: This a breaking news story. Please check back for updates.

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