High Court Won't Mull LMRDA Coverage In Union Porn Case
By Ben James
Law360, New York (January 13, 2014, 7:54 PM EST) -- The U.S. Supreme Court refused Monday to hear a bid to revive a retaliation suit brought against the United Auto Workers by a former worker at a General Dynamics Corp. unit, saying her complaints about union officers watching pornography weren't protected by the Labor-Management Reporting and Disclosure Act.
The high court denied a petition for review that Melissa Trail, a former worker at a General Dynamics unit, had filed in July. The denial leaves intact a March ruling by the Fourth Circuit that her complaints didn't...