Social Media Site Parler is suing Amazon Web Services after being force offline by losing their web hosting services.
The 18 page filing claims Amazon’s decision to take Parler offline was politically motivated and meant to protect Twitter, An Amazon client from Competition.
Parler filed its lawsuit before U.S. District Judge Barbara Rothstein in the Western District of Washington. Rothstein was appointed to the federal bench by President Jimmy Carter in 1980.
The docket does not yet show a response from the judge or a scheduled hearing. The case is Parler LLC v. Amazon Web Services, Inc.