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Prison Official Fired Over Facebook Post

Reuters | Posted 02.26.2015 | Crime

Feb 20 (Reuters) - A senior Maryland state corrections official has been fired after making comments on social media about being groped in prison by...

Waitress Fired After Complaining About Bad Tips On Facebook

The Huffington Post | Dominique Mosbergen | Posted 07.02.2014 | Business

An Ohio waitress says she lost her job over an angry Facebook post. Kirsten Kelly of Findlay, Ohio, told WTOL News 11 she was fired from her job at...

Bartender Fired After Racist Facebook Rant Goes Viral

Posted 04.02.2012 | Chicago

A series of controversial Facebook posts condemning African-Americans have cost the bartender at a high-end Chicago nightclub her job. After postin...

13 Controversial Facebook Firings: Palace Guards, Cops, Teachers And More

The Huffington Post | Ramona Emerson | Posted 12.17.2011 | Technology

If you're going to complain about your job online, be sure to do it privately. A recent study conducted by Nucleus Research found that of the 237 ...

Facebook Firings: Top 10 Cases And The NLRB's New Guidelines

Aol Jobs | Posted 11.02.2011 | Technology

The nation's labor laws needed a status update. With more workers finding themselves in trouble for comments they have made on social media websites, ...

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Company Unfairly Fired Worker Over His Facebook Posts, Say Feds

HuffingtonPost.com | Dave Jamieson | Posted 07.24.2011 | Business

WASHINGTON -- The National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) announced today that it has filed a complaint alleging that a Chicago-area car dealership wron...

19 Facebook Posts That Got People ARRESTED

Huffington Post | Catharine Smith and Bianca Bosker | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

Forget wiretaps and paper trails: more and more frequently, mischief and malfeasance on Facebook in photos, posts, pages, and chats is helping police ...

RACIST, RACY, DEROGATORY: 13 Facebook Posts That Got People CANNED

Huffington Post | Catharine Smith and Craig Kanalley | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

Facebook's mission is to make the world a "more open and connected" place. But the site's users can sometimes be a bit too open, posting pictures, op...