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Appeals court strikes down union poster rule
AP via Yahoo! News ^ | May 7, 2013 | By Sam Hananel

Posted on 05/07/2013 12:36:42 PM PDT by Oldeconomybuyer

In another blow to the nation's dwindling labor unions, an appeals court on Tuesday struck down a federal rule that would have required millions of businesses to put up posters informing workers of their right to form a union.

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TOPICS: Business/Economy; Constitution/Conservatism; News/Current Events; Politics/Elections
KEYWORDS: labor; righttowork; union; unions

1 posted on 05/07/2013 12:36:42 PM PDT by Oldeconomybuyer
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To: Oldeconomybuyer

The poster-maker’s union will appeal, no doubt.


2 posted on 05/07/2013 12:41:22 PM PDT by Izzy Dunne (Hello, I'm a TAGLINE virus. Please help me spread by copying me into YOUR tag line.)
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To: Oldeconomybuyer

Hahahaha!!!


3 posted on 05/07/2013 12:44:32 PM PDT by MeganC (You can take my gun when you can grab it with your cold, dead fingers.)
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To: Oldeconomybuyer

Great news! Thanks for sharing.


4 posted on 05/07/2013 12:48:04 PM PDT by NEMDF
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To: Oldeconomybuyer

Did they strike it down becuase it is just plain stupid or because the NLRB didn’t have a duly constituted quorum??


5 posted on 05/07/2013 12:51:25 PM PDT by cotton1706
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To: cotton1706

They appear to have accepted a First Amendment argument that the Government cannot compel an employer to convey a particular message for them.

If that’s the case, what happens to the five other Federally mandated posters in my break room?


6 posted on 05/07/2013 1:03:28 PM PDT by Buckeye McFrog
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