Knight Institute to Sen. John Cornyn: Don’t Block People on Twitter

The organization prevailed in a legal battle against President Donald Trump over the same issue

Heath Mayo, a Texas voter and former intern to Cornyn, was blocked John Cornyn/Twitter

The Knight First Amendment Institute at Columbia University sent a letter to Sen. John Cornyn (R-Texas) Wednesday urging him to stop blocking Twitter users from his @JohnCornyn account due to differing viewpoints.

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