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Elon Musk asked Twitter to use 'Trump' as a search term to help calculate the number of fake accounts, report says

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Elon Musk has vowed to let Donald Trump back on Twitter. Andrew Kelly, Gaelen Morse/Reuters
Elon Musk asked Twitter to include the word "Trump" in its analysis of fake accounts, per Bloomberg.
Musk's lawyers said in emails that Trump's name was often associated with spam and bots accounts.
Twitter's lawyers said they were "unpersuaded" by a request that would return too many results.
Elon Musk asked Twitter to use "Trump" as a search term during an investigation of the number of fake accounts on the platform, documents show. In a July 29 email, Musk's attorney Silpa Maruri made a request...
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