Indiana Senate, Gov. OK Right-To-Work Law

Law360, New York (February 1, 2012, 8:49 PM EST) -- Indiana became the first state to approve a right-to-work law in more than a decade Wednesday after the state Senate passed a bill that bars employers from forcing workers to join a union or pay union dues, which Gov. Mitch Daniels immediately signed.

The Senate voted 28-22 in favor of the measure, which passed the House of Representatives last week by 54-44, and was signed within hours by the Republican governor.

The controversial bill prevents employers from requiring that their employees join a union or pay...
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