Twitter has blocked right-wing conspiracy theorist Alex Jones from tweeting on his personal account for one week after one of his posts violated the platform’s policies.
A Twitter spokesperson confirmed to The Hill that Jones’s account will have limited functions but won’t be suspended. The platform is additionally requiring he delete a tweet that contained a broadcast in violation of the site’s rules.
Jones, who founded Infowars, is best known for spreading conspiracy theories about the Sandy Hook school shooting and the shooting at a Parkland, Fla., high school earlier this year.
Read more at The Hill.