• Supreme Court Rules Against California Farm Workers and Unions

    1 month ago - By Food Tank

    The Supreme Court sided with farm owners in a decision Wednesday that could limit the ability of union organizers in California to recruit farm workers.
    In a 6-3 decision for Cedar Point Nursery v. Hassid , the Supreme Court found that a 1975 California labor regulation infringed on the Fifth Amendment property rights of farm owners.
    The regulation allows a labor organization to enter an agricultural employer's property for the purpose of union organizing, for a total of four months each year. Organizers are permitted to be on the property for one hour before the start of work, one hour...
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