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Judge Orders Halt to Trump’s Ban on TikTok Downloads

HeadlineSep 28, 2020

A federal judge Sunday ordered an 11th-hour injunction halting Donald Trump’s executive order banning the smartphone app TikTok — owned by the Chinese company ByteDance — from online stores in the U.S. Trump’s ban was due to take effect at midnight as a first step toward a complete U.S. ban on the popular social media platform. That ban is still set to take effect on November 12.

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