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Supreme Court to Hear Janus Case

NOVEMBER 28, 2017

The U.S. Supreme Court has decided to hear a case, brought forth by plaintiff Mark Janus, which aims at ending mandatory union dues for all public-sector workers. The lawsuit argues that mandatory union dues are a violation of the first amendment. While the American Federation of State, County, and Municipal Employees (AFSCME) is the primary union named in the lawsuit,...