January 3, 2019
Real Clear Politics

If This Man’s Speech Isn’t Protected, No One’s Is

In the age of online shaming and political correctness, many people rightly fear that they could lose their employment for their private opinions. Last month it was Kevin Hart, who stepped down from hosting the Oscars over homophobic tweets from his past. Before him, Nicholas and Erika Christakis were forced

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Case: Davi v. Roberts

December 7, 2018
Washington Examiner

Veteran teacher exposes teachers’ unions in new book

Rebecca Friedrichs, an elementary school veteran teacher of almost 30 years and plaintiff in Friedrichs v. California Teachers Association, knows from experience that teachers’ unions are the number-one corrupting force in education. Her new book, Standing Up to Goliath, features testimonies of teachers, parents, and kids who have been harmed

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Case: Friedrichs v. California Teachers Association et al.

November 20, 2018
California Policy Center

The delightfully, annoyingly persistent Rebecca Friedrichs

In Standing Up to Goliath: Battling State and National Teachers’ Unions for the Heart and Soul of Our Kids and Country, teacher, wife, mother, devout Christian and Supreme Court plaintiff Rebecca Friedrichs (David) has written an informative, enjoyable and, at times, infuriating book in which she weaves revelations about her

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Case: Friedrichs v. California Teachers Association et al.

October 29, 2018
Pennsylvania Business Report

PA Senate Majority Policy Committee held hearing on U.S. Supreme Court public sector union decision

The Pennslyvania Senate Majority Policy Committee recently held a hearing on the recently decided U.S. Supreme Court case Janus v American Federation of State, County, Municipal Employees (AFSCME) to gather information about the decision’s impact on public employee unions and potential state legislative responses.

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Case: Yohn v. California Teachers Association

October 26, 2018
Watchdog

Legislators told they must adjust laws to comply with Janus ruling or face further legal woes

Since the U.S. Supreme Court’s ruling in the Janus v. AFSCME case this summer, there’s been much debate in Harrisburg about how Pennsylvania should adjust its laws in response. Some Democratic legislators have proposed bills that would tend to blunt the impact of the decision, while Republicans have favored efforts

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Case: Yohn v. California Teachers Association

October 25, 2018
Berks-Mont News

Senate panel holds hearing regarding public sector unions

Sen. David G. Argall (R-29) chaired a Senate Majority Policy Committee hearing with experts on the recently decided U.S. Supreme Court case Janus v AFSCME at the state Capitol on Oct. 25 to learn more about the court decision’s impact on public employee unions and potential state legislative responses.

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Case: Yohn v. California Teachers Association

October 13, 2018
The Guam Daily Post

Gov Guam hopes for favorable decision on plebiscite

Gov. Eddie Calvo and Attorney General Elizabeth Barrett-Anderson voiced optimism that the government of Guam quest for a political-status plebiscite that limits voting to “native inhabitants of Guam” will get a federal appeals court’s approval.

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Case: Davis v. Guam

October 12, 2018
Forbes

Federal Judge Strikes Down St. Louis Abortion Discrimination Act

In recent years, some states and municipalities have expanded their civil rights laws to make it illegal for employers to discriminate against someone on the basis of a “reproductive health decision.” In effect, these laws make women who have received, performed, or advocated for abortion or other reproductive choices a

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Case: Federal Judge Strikes Down St. Louis Abortion Discrimination Act

October 11, 2018
Courthouse News

Guam Argues for Native Voting Law Before 9th Circuit

The government of Guam argued Wednesday before a Ninth Circuit panel at the University of Hawaii that it is not unlawful to limit non-native residents from voting on the territory’s future political ties with the United States.

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Case: Davis v. Guam

October 10, 2018
ABC News

Guam pushes for native-only vote on US relationship

The question before a panel of U.S. appeals court judges: Should non-native residents of Guam have a say in the territory’s future relationship with the United States?…

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Case: Davis v. Guam