Tweets and Facebook Posts May Be Used Against You: The courts continue to weigh in on whether social networking may be used against users who post information on their personal sites. While the judiciary’s responses vary on a case-by-case basis, so far the trend seems to be that posts on Facebook or tweets may be used as grounds for dismissals from jobs, or even against defendants in criminal or civil cases.
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