twitter blocking Unblocked: Trump Twitter Ruling Could Trickle Down Locally By Julia Ritchey • May 23, 2018 iStock.com/lightcome A federal judge in New York ruled on Wednesday that’s it’s unconstitutional for President Trump to block critics from his Twitter feed. The case could have implications for local elected officials, too. When Online Civility Tested, Lawmakers Hit 'Block' Button By Julia Ritchey • Oct 11, 2017 Twitter Listen Listening... / 6:06 Anyone who follows Utah politics or the hashtag #utpol on Twitter knows Republican state Sen. Todd Weiler. He freely admits he can be pretty sarcastic online. He pokes fun at liberals, current events and his tortured love of BYU football.