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Indiana Union Claims Right-to-Work Is Slavery

Indiana’s operating engineers’ union has filed a suit against the state’s new right-to-work law. Among other counts in the lawsuit, they allege that providing union-negotiated benefits to non-union workers toiling alongside union members violates the 13th Amendment. That is, because non-unionized workers aren’t paying dues in exchange for the union’s negotiations, union workers are being enslaved.
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Union sues Indiana, says right-to-work law is slavery

Industries : (2 years ago)

By Michael P. Tremoglie, Legal Newsline The International Union of Operating Engineers on April 18 amended the complaint of their previously filed lawsuit that asks a court to invalidate Indiana’s newly enacted right-to-work law. Th... Read Post

Workers File Brief Opposing Union Boss Challenge to Indiana Right to Work Law

Industries : (2 years ago)

National Right to Work Legal Defense Foundation In response to union bosses’ federal lawsuit against Indiana’s popular Right to Work law, a group of Indiana workers from across the state are filing an amicus brief in support of thei... Read Post

Lawsuit claims health care union hired law firm of president’s boyfriend

Industries : (3 hours ago)

By Susan K. Livio, The Star-Ledger An ongoing lawsuit against the state's largest health care employee union has taken a personal turn, with the plaintiffs alleging the union president had a role in awarding legal contracts to her l... Read Post

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