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The source behind the New York Post’s dubious Hunter Biden story is suing Twitter for defamation

Hunter Biden, left, and President-elect Joe Biden, right, embrace after the latter won the 2020 presidential election on November 7, 2020.
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John Paul Mac Isaac, the laptop repairman behind the New York Post’s dubious exposé on Hunter Biden, sued Twitter for defamation on Monday.
Isaac claims Twitter falsely portrayed him as a hacker by banning the Post’s tweets about its story, based on a Twitter policy against sharing hacked materials.
Isaac said the scandal has caused him to close his business, and he is asking the court to award him $500 million in punitive damages.
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