– Re: VOTE YES FOR AMALGAMATED
In Reply To
13 See Connell Construction Co., Inc. v. Plumbers and Steamfitters Local Union No. 100, 421 U.S. 616, 626 (1975) and the cases cited therein.
14 See, e.g., Local 884 Rubber Workers v. Bridgestone/Firestone, Inc., 61 F.3d 1347, 1356-57 (8th Cir. 1995); IBEW v. Hope Electrical Corp., 293 F.3d 409, 417-18 (8th Cir. 2002).
15 See U.S. v. Boffa, 688 F.2d 919, 930-931 (3rd Cir. 1982)(RICO mail fraud allegation based on "schemes to deprive an individual of economic benefits that are contained in a collective bargaining agreement," is subject to federal court jurisdiction under RICO).
12 The Decree provides that any action or litigation that in any way challenges or impedes the authority of the Election Officer shall be adjudicated before the Court pursuant to the All Writs Act. The Decree also provides that the Court retains "exclusive jurisdiction to decide any and all issues arising" under the Decree.