2nd Circ. Nixes Wackenhut Guards' Arming Up Suit

Law360, New York (June 1, 2010, 3:24 PM EDT) -- A federal appeals court has nixed an attempt by security guards at a nuclear power plant in upstate New York to revive a suit against Wackenhut Corp. that accused the private security contractor of unlawfully withholding pay for time spent clearing security and collecting and returning firearms and radios.

A three-judge panel of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit on Friday upheld a lower court's dismissal of the Ginna Nuclear Power Plant security guards' case, which alleged violations of the Fair Labor Standards...
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