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In an unprecedented move, Twitter gave a state university access to a student’s parody account after it complained that he was mocking the school (TWTR)

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  • Students at a New York state school are looking for answers after a student’s Twitter account mocking the school was handed over to college administrators.
  • SUNY Geneseo student Isaiah Kelly was behind Twitter account @SUNYGenseeo, which he suddenly found himself locked out of, the email associated with the account changed, and all its tweets deleted.
  • Twitter’s policy on impersonation states that an account is in violation if it “portray[s] another entity in a misleading or deceptive manner.” The punishment is the account’s suspension.
  • Twitter told Business Insider it made a “mistake,” and that “the school should not have been provided access to this read more >>>

    Source:: BusinessInsider.Com