SC Gov. Haley Didn't Act Against Unions, 4th Circ. Affirms

Law360, New York (May 3, 2012, 9:45 PM EDT) -- The Fourth Circuit on Thursday upheld the dismissal of a suit claiming South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley and another official made anti-union statements that launched a policy of enhanced regulatory scrutiny, finding no adverse action had been taken against pro-union forces.

The Fourth Circuit ruled that the International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers and the South Carolina branch of the AFL-CIO had failed to show that Haley's comments lauding the anti-union credentials of her labor department director nominee violated the constitutional rights of any potential...
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