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Wisconsin District Attorney Files Lawsuit Challenging Union Law
Posted on 18 Mar 2011 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

MADISON, Wis. - (AP) Republican lawmakers violated Wisconsin's open meetings law when they amended a contentious plan that bars most public employees from collective bargaining, a Madison prosecutor alleged in a lawsuit Wednesday. Dane County District... Read More

Wisconsin Judge Halts Implementation Of Bargaining Law
Posted on 30 Mar 2011 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

MADISON, Wis. - (AP) The showdown over Wisconsin's explosive union bargaining law shifted from the Statehouse back to the courthouse on Tuesday, but it remained unclear when or even whether the measure would take effect. Republican lawmakers pushed... Read More

Wisconsin Judge Halts Gov. Scott Walker's Law Targeting Unions
Posted on 1 Apr 2011 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

MADISON, Wis. A Wisconsin judge on Thursday did what thousands of pro-union protesters and boycotting Democratic lawmakers couldn't, halting Republican Gov. Scott Walker's plans at least temporarily to cut most public workers' pay and strip... Read More

Judge Block Contentious Wisconsin Union Law
Posted on 19 Mar 2011 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

MADISON, Wis. - (AP) A Wisconsin judge on Friday temporarily blocked the state's new and contentious collective bargaining law from taking effect, raising the possibility that the Legislature may have to vote again to pass the bill. Lawmakers had... Read More