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This Pro-Privacy CISPA Amendment Didn't Make The Cut

The Huffington Post | Sara Gates | Posted 04.23.2013 | Technology

Bad news, Facebook users. U.S. employers may soon be able to require employees to fork over their social media passwords. A last-minute amendment ...

Bill Would Prohibit Bosses From Requiring Employees To 'Like' Them On Facebook

AP | Posted 06.16.2013 | Technology

SALEM, Ore. (AP) — The Oregon House has voted to bar employers from requiring employees or job applicants to provide login information for their Fac...

Bad News For Employers Asking For Your Facebook Password

Reuters | Posted 03.02.2013 | Technology

By James B. Kelleher CHICAGO (Reuters) - Employers in California and Illinois will be prohibited from demanding access to workers' pass...

Employees To Bosses: Hands Off Our Facebook Passwords!

The Huffington Post | Rieva Lesonsky | Posted 04.18.2012 | Small Business

Googling job candidates and checking out their social networks has become a standard part of many companies' hiring process. This is especially import...

Employers Demanding Facebook Passwords? Perfect!

Liz Ryan | Posted 06.04.2012 | Business
Liz Ryan

How paranoid would an organization have to be, to doubt its own managers' instincts so severely that it doesn't trust them to hire smart people without resorting to KGB-type snooping tactics?

Teacher's Aide Booted For Refusing District Access To Personal Facebook

Posted 06.01.2012 | Education

A Michigan teacher's aide is fighting a legal battle with the Lewis Cass Intermediate School District for removing her from her position after refusin...

Senators Ask Feds To Probe Employers' Requests For Facebook Passwords

AP | MANUEL VALDES | Posted 05.25.2012 | Technology

SEATTLE — Two U.S. senators are asking Attorney General Eric Holder to investigate whether employers asking for Facebook passwords during job in...

Facebook Condemns Practice Of Employers Demanding Employee Passwords

The Huffington Post | Courteney Palis | Posted 03.23.2012 | Technology

In response to the controversy surrounding the practice of employers requesting Facebook log-in information from both current and prospective employee...

Senator Speaks Out On Facebook Password Issue

AP | MANUEL VALDES | Posted 05.22.2012 | Politics

SEATTLE — A Democratic senator from Connecticut is writing a bill that would stop the practice of employers asking job applicants for their Face...

ACLU Slams Bosses For Requesting Employee Facebook Passwords

The Huffington Post | Courteney Palis | Posted 03.22.2012 | Technology

In response to reports that employers, colleges, scholarship providers, and more are asking applicants for their Facebook passwords, the American Civi...

Potential Employers Require Applicants To Share Facebook Passwords

Posted 03.06.2012 | Technology

Potential employers don't need to hack into your Facebook account to get past your security settings. They can just ask you for your password. MSNB...

Divorcing Couple Told To Swap Facebook Passwords

Newser.com | David Moye | Posted 01.10.2012 | Weird News

A judge has ordered a feuding Connecticut couple to turn their passwords for Facebook and dating sites over to each other's divorce lawyers. The un...