LinkedIn Will Restrict Content Deemed Violent or False, Including From Trump

General counsel Blake Lawit revealed the policy during a forum on racism

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Donald Trump does not have much of a presence on LinkedIn. LinkedIn, Getty Images

This week, leaked audio files of LinkedIn general counsel Blake Lawit made the rounds, in which he addressed how the professional network would handle content from President Donald Trump and other elected officials in cases where it could spur violence or contains misinformation. David Cohen is editor of Adweek's Social Pro Daily.