WeChat users in America are suing President Donald Trump over his ban on the messaging app. Photo: APWeChat users in America are suing President Donald Trump over his ban on the messaging app. Photo: AP
WeChat users in America are suing President Donald Trump over his ban on the messaging app. Photo: AP

WeChat users in US sue Donald Trump over order banning Chinese messaging app

  • Plaintiffs claim restriction violates their freedom of speech, free exercise of religion and other constitutional rights
  • Chinese owners of TikTok, which is also facing a ban, say they plan to mount a legal challenge against president’s executive order

Topic |   US-China relations
WeChat users in America are suing President Donald Trump over his ban on the messaging app. Photo: APWeChat users in America are suing President Donald Trump over his ban on the messaging app. Photo: AP
WeChat users in America are suing President Donald Trump over his ban on the messaging app. Photo: AP
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