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Watch What You Tweet

August 27, 2012

California legislators last week sent a bill to the governor's desk that would prohibit colleges from requiring students to hand over access to their social media accounts, raising the re-emerging question of how much control athletes -- who are very much public faces of many universities -- should have over personal accounts that nonetheless are visible in the public domain...