quote: Yeah I think it's acceptable that employers looks someone up on the Internet and take a look at your Facebook or whatever, but I draw the line at having to hand over passwords. That's just...no, too far.
quote: Hey while I'm at it why don't I just hand over my house keys! So, you know, you can come 'research' my home and see if my life matched up to your standards of employment?
quote: An employer might argue that there is a fine line between this and a standard background check. And he might have a point, but in my opinion this crosses that line. To make handing over private account information a term of employment? Hmm..no, I don't think so.
quote: I'm the first one to bash California when warranted, but I have no problem with the legislation here. This is the kind of thing laws are supposed to exist for.