Court Denies Reinstatement to Teacher Fired for Facebook Posts

Ashley Payne resigned from her job as a teacher at Apalachee High School after the school received a complaint about pictures Payne had posted on her Facebook page. The pictures were a long way away from the type of risqué photographs we normally expect to see in a typical "Facebook firing...

Court Allows Plaintiff a Quick Peek into Defendant's Facebook Account

A state court judge in Pennsylvania has come up with a new way to afford litigants access to social media as part of discovery in a pending civil action. Daniel Cummins at Tort Talk has the details: The Judge's page long Order does not provide the background on the case leading up to this Motion...