WASHINGTON, D.C. - A class of in-home care providers, classified as "partial public employees," who do not wish to join or support a union cannot be required to pay an agency fee, a split U.S. Supreme Court ruled June 30 (Pamela Harris, et al. v. Pat Quinn, Governor of Illinois, et al., No. 11-681, U.S. Sup.; 2014 U.S. LEXIS 4504).