Knox v. SEIU - Post-Argument SCOTUScast

SCOTUScast 1-26-12 featuring John Eastman

January 26, 2012

John C. Eastman

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  Knox v. SEIU - Post-Argument SCOTUScast - MP3
Running Time: 00:08:46 

John EastmanOn January 10, 2012, the Supreme Court heard oral argument in Knox v. SEIU.  This case presents two questions.  The first is whether a state may lawfully require that state employees who are not union members pay a special union assessment intended for ideological political expenditures, without first providing notice and an opportunity to object.  The second question is whether a state my lawfully require that state employees who are not union members pay union fees to finance political expenditures for ballot measures.

To discuss the case we have John Eastman, who is a professor at the Chapman University School of Law.

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Knox v. SEIU - Post-Decision SCOTUScast
Oral Argument Transcript - January 10, 2012 (PDF)