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Twitter accused of allowing Elliot Page’s deadname to trend despite policy against hateful conduct

Jordan Peterson had his Twitter account suspended for tweeting that Elliot ‘had his breasts removed by a criminal physician.’On June 28, the controversial author, clinical psychologist and professor emeritus at the University of Toronto was booted off the site after also deadnaming the star, writing the tweet on the same day that actor’s hit Netflix show Umbrella Academy released its third season.The psychologist’s post was in response to an article posted to Twitter by the New York Post in which Elliot, who has starred in some huge projects throughout the course of his career, including Juno and Inception, said he is proud to introduce a trans character to the hit show.But whilst Peterson has lost his Twitter access and has been condemned by many for his comments about the 25-year-old, he refused to delete the tweet.Declan Donnelly 'beyond devastated' following death of brother Father Dermott aged 55Gabriel Jesus scores after 85 seconds with two goals on his Arsenal debutShark measuring '12ft' long spotted just off UK coastHe told National Post that he ‘penned an irritated tweet in response to one of the latest happenings on the increasingly heated culture war front.But, Elliot is continuing with his life and enjoying plenty of affirming victories, for the first time since transitioning, and fans were thrilled for him.Twitter has been contacted for comment.Got a story?If you’ve got a celebrity story, video or pictures get in touch with the Metro.co.uk entertainment team by emailing us celebtips@metro.co.uk, calling 020 3615 2145 or by visiting our Submit Stuff page – we’d love to hear from you.
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Dog the Bounty Hunter’s daughter Lyssa Chapman marries girlfriend in gorgeous Hawaiian beach ceremony
Dog the Bounty Hunter’s daughter Lyssa Chapman has tied the knot with her girlfriend of six years.Lyssa, 35, married Leiana Evensen in a glorious beach ceremony in Hawaii in early June.She has taken her wife’s surname, adding it her own on Instagram as she shared the news.‘Last week Lei and I boarded a boat at 7 in the morning with 7 of our closest family members and we dedicated our love and lives to one another,’ Lyssa, wrote on a post to the social media platform, alongside a slew of stunning oceanside snaps.‘With our feet in the water, we connected ourselves to the power and vastness of the ocean. We were hugged by the majestic Ko’olau mountain range, that will continue hugging us as we live and spend the rest of our lives together at Makaalamihi,’ she added.‘There, with Uncle David officiating, we stated our declarations of intent, said our vows and began life together OFFICIALLY as wife, and wife.’The two brides were accompanied on the day by Lyssa’s daughters Abbie Mae, 20, and Madalynn Grace, 12, as well as Leiana’s parents Stacy and Carl Evensen.Pictures showed Lyssa in a white gown with ruffle detail and Leiana in a white shirt and khaki shorts as they exchanged vows.The couple also wore gorgeous Lei Po’o, the traditional Hawaiian flower crowns.Following their exchange of vows, the pair held hands and ran in the sea together in matching white bikini tops and shorts.Dog, real name Duane Chapman, was not present for the special day, but Lyssa told People Magazine: ‘He was of course on the phone with me all morning and during.
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