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The legal buzz this week might be about the lawsuits filed againt Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger over the line-item vetoes to the budget revision, but State Worker columnist/blogger Jon Ortiz has a column today about another war being fought in the courts:

SEIU and several other state worker unions together and separately have launched at least a dozen furlough lawsuits in San Francisco, Alameda and Sacramento courts. All contend that Schwarzenegger's furloughs are either illegal pay cuts or are misapplied.

Read his entire column here.

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