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WI Atty. General on Act 10 decision

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MADISON, Wisconsin (NEWS RELEASE) - Wisconsin Attorney General J.B. Van Hollen issued a statement when the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit which upheld that the state's Act 10 law is constitutional.

Regarding the decision, Attorney General J.B. Van Hollen stated:  "For nearly two years, those opposing Act 10 have tried every angle to have it struck down and invalidated.  Today's decision by the Seventh Circuit confirms what I have stated from the beginning.  Act 10 is constitutional.  While there are no guarantees, it is my hope that this decision will pave the way for resolving any remaining challenges in a manner that supports the legislative decisions made by our elected officials." 

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