Elon Musk asks Twitter users if the platform should “offer a general amnesty to suspended accounts” as long as they haven’t broken the law or engaged in spam

In another poll from Elon Musk asking Twitter users what they think the platform should do moving forward, he asked users what the platform should do about previously suspended accounts.

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On Wednesday, November 23, Elon Musk once again posted a poll asking Twitter users what the fate of previously suspended accounts should be “provided that they have not broken the law or engaged in egregious spam”.

The poll asked users “Should Twitter offer a general amnesty to suspended accounts, provided that they have not broken the law or engaged in egregious spam?”

This poll comes after his last viral poll asking users if the former U.S. President Donald Trump should be reinstated, which users agreed that he should be. 

So far at the time of reporting the new poll about previously suspended accounts has garnered over 1.1 million votes with 72.8% of people saying general amnesty should be given to previously suspended accounts.

While 27.2% responded so far that previously suspended accounts should not receive “general amnesty” regardless if they “have not broken the law or engaged in egregious spam”.

Some Twitter users replied in support of general amnesty with one user stating that “there needs to be a reboot.”

The basis for previous suspensions/terminations is highly suspect and flawed and therefore you should not be making one-by-one decisions based on that. Let every legitimate account back and reinvent and reapply the moderation process.”

One other user said that their original account was suspended for calling for capital punishment for rapists.

Another user said they were suspended for saying “old cow”.

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