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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
The poster-maker’s union will appeal, no doubt.
posted on 05/07/2013 12:41:22 PM PDT
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posted on 05/07/2013 12:44:32 PM PDT
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Great news! Thanks for sharing.
posted on 05/07/2013 12:48:04 PM PDT
Did they strike it down becuase it is just plain stupid or because the NLRB didn’t have a duly constituted quorum??
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?
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