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  1. Specify criteria for DM approval

    The terms of Twitter says that when sending a DM to a user via the Twitter API, you must obtain the user's permission.
    I agree with this rule, but the criteria are not specified.
    The rules say that the followings are not the permission.
    1. Mutual follow
    2. DM can be sent
    Now, specify which other method to use for authorization.

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