ERIC Number: EJ345268
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1986
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The "Enmons" Loophole: A Need to Amend the Hobbs Act.
Andritzky, Frank W.; Andritzky, Joseph G.
Government Union Review, v7 n4 p34-52 Fall 1986
Analyzes the history and consequences of the "Enmons" decision, which held that union violence, if carried out in furtherance of a legitimate collective bargaining objective, does not violate the extortion and robbery provisions of the federal anti-Racketeering Act of 1934 as amended in 1946 by the Hobbs Act. (MLF)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers; Legal/Legislative/Regulatory Materials
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Identifiers: Public Sector; Supreme Court; United States v Enmons