Press Release: University of Hawaii employee files lawsuit against HGEA and University for constitutional violations

Press Release: University of Hawaii employee files lawsuit against HGEA and University for constitutional violations

Patricia Grossman, an employee of the University of Hawaii at Hilo for over 30 years, filed a lawsuit against the University and the Hawaii Government Employees Association for violating her First Amendment rights to free speech and freedom of association. The University and HGEA refuse to allow her to resign union membership. Grossman is represented by attorneys from the Liberty Justice Center and the complaint is filed in the U.S. District Court for the District of Hawaii.

Press Release: Illinois school district employee files lawsuit against SEIU and District 15 for constitutional violations

Press Release: Illinois school district employee files lawsuit against SEIU and District 15 for constitutional violations

Illinois school district employee Erich Mandel has filed a lawsuit against his government union, SEIU Local 73 and Community Consolidated School District 15 for violating his First Amendment rights to free speech and freedom of association. Mandel is represented by attorneys from the Liberty Justice Center and the complaint is filed in the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Illinois, Eastern Division.

New Mexico state employee files lawsuit against AFSCME and State for constitutional violations

New Mexico state employee files lawsuit against AFSCME and State for constitutional violations

New Mexico state employee Brett Hendrickson has filed a lawsuit against his government union, AFSCME, and the state of New Mexico for violating his First Amendment rights to free speech and freedom of association. Hendrickson is represented by attorneys from the Liberty Justice Center and the complaint is filed in the U.S. District Court for the District of New Mexico.

California teacher files lawsuit against United Teachers of Los Angeles and Los Angeles Unified School District for constitutional violations

Special education teacher Thomas Few has filed a lawsuit against the United Teachers of Los Angeles and the Los Angeles Unified School District for violating his First Amendment rights to free speech and freedom of association. Few is represented by attorneys from the Liberty Justice Center and the California Policy Center and the complaint is filed in the U.S. District Court for the Central District of California.

Press Release: Janus Attorneys Send Cease and Desist Letters to Government Officials in Connecticut

CHICAGO (Sep. 6, 2018) – Attorneys from the Liberty Justice Center have sent cease and desist letters to government officials in Connecticut, demanding that state and local government employers immediately stop deducting union member dues and “agency fees” from employee paychecks. The Liberty Justice Center is prepared to pursue litigation if government employers fail to comply with the ruling.

Press Release: Janus Attorneys Send Cease and Desist Letters to Government Officials in Hawaii

CHICAGO (Sep. 6, 2018) – Attorneys from the Liberty Justice Center have sent cease and desist letters to government officials in Hawaii, demanding that state and local government employers immediately stop deducting union member dues and “agency fees” from employee paychecks. The Liberty Justice Center is prepared to pursue litigation if government employers fail to comply with the ruling.

Press Release: Janus Attorneys Send Cease and Desist Letters to Government Officials in Minnesota

CHICAGO (Sep. 6, 2018) – Attorneys from the Liberty Justice Center have sent cease and desist letters to government officials in Minnesota, demanding that state and local government employers immediately stop deducting union member dues and “agency fees” from employee paychecks. The Liberty Justice Center is prepared to pursue litigation if government employers fail to comply with the ruling.