Mich. Unions Take Right-To-Work Fight To State High Court

Law360, New York (September 12, 2013, 4:47 PM EDT) -- A coalition of labor unions that represent public workers in Michigan asked the state's highest court on Wednesday to review a court decision nixing their challenge to the state's recently passed right-to-work law covering public sector employees.

The unions filed an application with the state supreme court for leave to appeal an Aug. 15 decision by the Michigan Court of Appeals, which had original jurisdiction over the case, upholding the law's application to the state's 36,000 civil service employees.

In its 2-1 decision, the appeals court...
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