01 Apr '12, 11am

Key Parts Of Wisconsin Anti-Union Bill Unconstitutional | Care2 Causes

Key Parts Of Wisconsin Anti-Union Bill Unconstitutional | Care2 Causes

A Wisconsin federal district court handed Gov. Scott Walker (R) another loss Friday, declaring key parts of the state’s public employee union-busting bill unconstitutional . District Judge William N. Conley found that parts of Act 10 violate equal protection rights by imposing restrictions to collective bargaining and mandatory dues collections, and requiring annual recertification on most unions but exempting them for police and firefighters. The decision enjoins those portions of the bill and requires a return to automatic dues collections, and forbidding the annual mandatory recertification elections by an absolute majority of workforce members. “So long as the state of Wisconsin continues to afford ordinary certification and dues deductions to mandatory public safety unions with sweeping bargaining rights, there is no rational basis to deny those rights to voluntary ge...

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