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LA workers protest Supreme Court decision on union fees

Protesters gather at Los Angeles City Hall on 28th June 2018, to oppose the recent Supreme Court decision on union fees
Protesters gather at Los Angeles City Hall on 28th June 2018, to oppose the recent Supreme Court decision on union fees
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Hundreds of LA's workers stood on the steps of City Hall to protest this week's Supreme Court's ruling. The 5-4 decision overturns a 1977 ruling, which means non-member workers no longer have to pay fees to the unions that represent them in negotiations.