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Casino-operating California tribe fails to have labor sovereignty appeal heard

Adam Morgan May 21, 2019

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In southern California, the Pauma Band of Luiseno Indians has reportedly failed in its attempt to get the United States Supreme Court to reconsider a lower court’s ruling that tied workers at its Casino Pauma to a raft of federal labor laws. 


NLRB disagreement:
According to a Monday report from Indianz.com, the federally-recognized tribe believed that it was right to ban workers from disseminating union materials near its San Diego County casino due to the fact that the facility is located on tribal land and, as such, was exempt from rules issued by the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB).

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