A US District Court judge has granted TikTok’s request for a preliminary injunction, delaying athat was supposed to go into effect starting Sunday at 11:59 p.m. ET.
The US Justice Department had until Friday to either. The DOJ filed a sealed opposition to TikTok’s preliminary injunction to block the ban of the video app, but Judge Carl Nichols of the District Court for the District of Columbia has ruled in TikTok’s favor.
“We’re pleased that the court agreed with our legal arguments and issued an injunction preventing the implementation of the TikTok app ban,” TikTok said in a statement. “We will continue defending our rights for the benefit of our community and employees. At the same time, we will also maintain our ongoing dialogue with