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'I have been reinstated': Twitter reverses ban against Alex Berenson after booting him from the platform last year

Added 07-07-22 12:17:01am EST - “Author and former New York Times reporter Alex Berenson has been reinstated on Twitter after being banished from the platform last year. The reinstatement comes after Berenson sued."The parties have come to a mutually acceptable resolution.…” - Theblaze.com

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Posted By TheNewsCommenter: From Theblaze.com: “'I have been reinstated': Twitter reverses ban against Alex Berenson after booting him from the platform last year”. Below is an excerpt from the article.

Author and former New York Times reporter Alex Berenson has been reinstated on Twitter after being banished from the platform last year.

"The parties have come to a mutually acceptable resolution. I have been reinstated. Twitter has acknowledged that my tweets should have not led to my suspension at that time," Berenson said in a statement on his Substack.

"You know what it took Twitter to admit it shouldn’t have done what it did?" Berenson asked. "You do not, and I can't tell you, because the statement is all I can say about the settlement." He added that, "The settlement does not end my investigation into the pressures that the government may have placed on Twitter to suspend my account. I will have more to say on that issue in the near future."

Berenson's account had been permanently suspended from the platform due to "repeated violations of our COVID-19 misinformation rules," a Twitter spokesperson noted last year, according to The Hill.

Billionaire business tycoon Elon Musk, who plans to purchase Twitter and transform it into a more free-speech friendly platform, responded to Berenson's announcement on Wednesday by asking, "Can you say more about this: '… pressures that the government may have placed on Twitter …'"

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