UTU Merger on Hold

June 27, 2008: In a victory for rank-and-file democracy, Judge John Adams has issued a preliminary injunction stopping the merger of the United Transportation Union and the Sheet Metal Workers.

The preliminary injunction puts the merger on hold until the disputed merger can be resolved.

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