Parler has decided to sue Amazon Web Services after getting deplatformed from their servers. They claim AWS violated anti-trust laws and breached its contract after not giving them a thirty-day termination notice.
In a complaint filed in Washington DC, Parler announced they would be seeking a temporary restraining order, preliminary injunctive relief, and damages from the behemoth corporation.
“AWS’s decision to effectively terminate Parler’s account is apparently motivated by political animus,” the lawsuit reads. “It is also apparently designed to reduce competition in the microblogging services market to the benefit of Twitter.”
“Thus, AWS is violating Section 1 of the Sherman Antitrust Act in combination with Defendant Twitter. AWS is also breaching it contract with Parler, which requires AWS to provide Parler with a thirty-day notice before terminating service, rather than the less than thirty-hour notice AWS actually