Judge Throws Out Wisconsin Law on Unions and Pensions

Shields, Yvette
May 2011
Investment Dealers' Digest;5/27/2011, Vol. 77 Issue 20, p10
Trade Publication
The article reports on the 33-page ruling issued by Dane Country, Wisconsin Circuit Court judge Maryann Sumi which struck down the controversial law that curtails the collective bargaining power of public unions and increases the pension contributions and health care premiums.


Related Articles

  • Wisconsin judge puts union-busting bill on hold. Johnson, Stephon // New York Amsterdam News;3/24/2011, Vol. 102 Issue 12, p6 

    The article reports on the decision of Wisconsin Judge Maryann Sumi to hold the bill about eliminating collective bargaining rights for labor unions proposed by State Governor Scott Walker.

  • Judge temporarily blocks anti-union law in Wisconsin.  // Southern Illinois Labor Tribune;3/24/2011, Vol. 74 Issue 34, p4 

    The article reports that Dane County Judge Maryann Sumi issues a temporary restraining order against the official publication of anti-union bill in Wisconsin.

  • Wisconsin judge kills anti-union law.  // Southern Illinois Labor Tribune;6/2/2011, Vol. 74 Issue 44, p3 

    The article reports on the nullification of a law which takes away nearly all collective bargaining rights from workers employed in the public sector in Wisconsin by Dane County Circuit Judge Maryann Sumi.

  • Wis. Judge Blocks Bargaining Law. CAVANAGH, SEAN // Education Week;3/30/2011, Vol. 30 Issue 26, p4 

    The article announces that Wisconsin's Dane County Circuit Court Judge Maryann Sumi has imposed a temporary block on a law supported by Governor Scott Walker that would eliminate the collective bargaining rights of the state's public employees, including teachers, on March 18, 2011.

  • Judge Halts Implementation Of Wisconsin's Union Law.  // Education Week;4/6/2011, Vol. 30 Issue 27, p4 

    The article reports that Dane County, Wisconsin Circuit Judge Maryann Sumi put a hold on the implementation of a law that would take collective bargaining rights away from the states' public workers.

  • Court Blocks Walker's Anti-Union Bill. BYBEE, ROGER // Progressive Populist;7/1/2011, Vol. 17 Issue 12, p18 

    The article reports on the permanent injunction issued by Dane County Judge MaryAnne Sumi that throws out the bill proposed by Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker which would strip almost all public workers of any collective bargaining rights. Sumi ruled that the bill violates the strong open...

  • Wisconsin collective bargaining law in suspense. Short, Gail // American City & County Exclusive Insight;4/ 6/2011, p1 

    The article reports that Wisconsin's Circuit judge Maryann Sumi ruled a temporary restraining order on a new Wisconsin law after district attorney Ismael Ozanne argued that the Republican lawmakers' violate the state's Open Meeting Law. Sumi clarify her ruling in a two-page revised order which...

  • Nashville wins a stay. Greczyn, Mary // Waste News;01/12/98, Vol. 3 Issue 34, p6 

    Reports that Metro Nashville is planning to appeal a November 5, 1997 ruling in which an ordinance steering trash to a waste-to-energy plant unconstitutionally restricts interstate commerce. Identification of the last court round winner; Information on Metro Nashville's plans; Comments from...

  • Burn ban remains off in Hays County - for now.  // Hays Free Press (Buda, TX);5/30/2012, Vol. 110 Issue 8, p2A 

    The article informs that the ban against burning in Hays County, Texas has been lifted with an order from the Hays County Commissioners Court on May 29, 2012.


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics