January 12, 2016
Should Teachers Be Forced to Pay Union Fees? Friedrichs v. CTA Brings Protests Outside Supreme Court
“The unions force me to fund collective bargaining efforts that are harmful to my students,” declared plaintiff Rebecca Friedrichs on the steps of the Supreme Court. “And that’s offensive to me.” Is it fair for employees to have to pay fees to a union they disagree with?
Case: Friedrichs v. California Teachers Association et al.