TikTok sues Montana after state bans app
TikTok sues Montana over its statewide app banViewTikTok sued in U.S. district court Monday to challenge Montana's statewide ban of the app, arguing that the ban represents a violation of users' First Amendment rights.TikTok also took issue with Montana's national security justifications.Montana said part of its reason for banning the app was because TikTok's access to user data presented a privacy risk to users, specifically from China and from TikTok's parent company ByteDance. "Foreign adversaries' collection and use of Montanans'...
TikTok sues Montana over law banning the appThe lawsuit by TikTok itself follows one filed last week by five content creators who made the same arguments, including that the state of Montana has no authority to take action on matters of national security. Both lawsuits were filed in federal court in Missoula.
TikTok sues Montana over state's ban of app"We are challenging Montana's unconstitutional TikTok ban," the company said.