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Sen. Klobuchar seeks legislation to ban employers from getting Facebook passwords

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U.S. Senator Amy Klobuchar was at a Minneapolis computer store last week to announce that she will be cosponsoring federal legislation to prohibit an employer from requiring that a current or potential employee turn over the password to a Facebook or other private online account.

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In recent weeks, news reports have described instances around the country where employers have demanded the Facebook passwords of job applicants as part of the hiring process.

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