Over the years, a number of interviewees to work in Bill Gate’s private office were asked a number of extensive questions. The questions were reported as being screenings to determine if they could be blackmailed for past indiscretions. There clearly is a struggle that will occur in the coming months as the questioning appears to have strayed from legality. Compounded with other reports of the past indiscretions of one of the richest men in the world, this could be a rough road ahead for him.

Female job candidates say extreme vetting process by a security firm sometimes included questions about pornography and sexual histories; Gates’s office says such questioning would be unacceptable

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