This form allows you to submit a complaint to the Alabama Attorney General’s Office regarding actions of suppression, censorship, or deplatforming taken by a social-media platform involving an account owned or managed by you. Such actions include—but are not limited to—the following:
- blocking, restricting, suspending, terminating, removing, or banning your account;
- rejecting content posted or shared on your account;
- attaching an editorial message to content posted or shared on your account;
- obscuring, hiding, or otherwise making less accessible content posted or shared on your account; or
- altering or deleting content posted or shared on your account.
Please use separate forms to file complaints regarding separate accounts. For example, if you have a Facebook and a Twitter account that have both been affected, then please file two complaints—one specific to your Facebook account and one specific to your Twitter account.
Purpose and Confidentiality of Complaints: The Alabama Attorney General’s Office is gathering information regarding conduct that may constitute violations of various federal and state laws, especially rights guaranteed all citizens under the Constitution of the United States and the Constitution of the State of Alabama. The information provided will be used to formulate policies to combat these violations, including legal actions against the offending parties. All personally identifiable information submitted in your complaint will be kept confidential in accordance with Alabama law.
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SECTION 1: INFORMATION REGARDING AFFECTED ACCOUNT
SECTION 2: INFORMATION REGARDING OWNER OR MANAGER OF AFFECTED ACCOUNT
This question primarily concerns nonresidents or persons filing a complaint on behalf of the account of a business or organization. If you are filing a complaint about your own individual account, select “Not Applicable.”
SECTION 3 : INFORMATION REGARDING ACTIONS TAKEN AGAINST AFFECTED ACCOUNT
Check all that apply: