MADISON, Wis. (AP) — A Wisconsin judge has ruled that there should be no further implementation of a law taking away nearly all collective bargaining rights for public workers.
Dane County Circuit Judge Maryann Sumi said Tuesday that her earlier restraining order saying the law shouldn’t be enacted had either been ignored or misinterpreted.READ MORE: Hawkeyes Thwart Gophers Comeback Bid For 81-71 Victory
Sumi stopped short of saying the law was not already in effect. She says she will take more testimony on that issue.READ MORE: Man Arrested In Willmar After Fleeing Traffic Stop, Firing At Officer
The Legislative Reference Bureau posted the law on a legislative website Friday, leading Gov. Scott Walker’s administration to declare the law was in effect.
Sumi revised her original March temporary restraining order blocking the secretary of state from publishing the law, which is typically the last step before it becomes effective.MORE NEWS: Proposed Science Museum In Fargo-Moorhead Gets $1 Million Gift
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