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Case: Labor Relations/Union Dues (9th Cir.)

Sept. 22, 2022, 9:34 PM

The Ninth Circuit affirmed the dismissal of a Washington state in-home care provider’s claims against Public Partnerships LLC, a company that administers the Washington Department of Social and Health Services payroll system, and granted summary judgment to the Governor of Washington and the Secretary of DSHS, on the provider’s claim that they violated her First and 14th Amendment rights and willfully withheld her wages in violation of state law. The provider wasn’t a member of Service Employees International Union, but the state withheld dues from her wages based on an alleged forged signature, the court said. The court concluded that ...