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Justices Rule Against Unions In Public Worker Fees Fight

Law360 (June 27, 2018, 10:06 AM EDT) -- The U.S. Supreme Court on Wednesday held that public-sector workers who aren’t union members can’t be forced to pay "agency fees" that cover the cost of collective bargaining, overturning 41-year-old precedent that found those fees constitutional and dealing a financial blow to organized labor.

People gather at the U.S. Supreme Court earlier this week to await the court's decision in Janus vs. AFSCME. The justices on Wednesday dealt a blow to organized labor with their ruling that public-sector workers who aren’t union members can’t be forced...
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