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Big Victory In The War Against Unions

Supreme Court deals big setback to labor unions

By Marketplace staff and Associated Press

June 27, 2018 | 9:16 AM

The Supreme Court says government workers can’t be forced to contribute to labor unions that represent them in collective bargaining, dealing a serious financial blow to organized labor.

The justices are scrapping a 41-year-old decision that had allowed states to require that public employees pay some fees to unions that represent them, even if the workers choose not to join.

The 5-4 decision Wednesday, in the case Janus v. AFSCME…

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