Verizon Sues Union Workers Over Strike while FBI Investigates Sabotage

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    Things have heated up even further with the Verizon communications land-line workers' strike. According to some reports from last week, Verizon is now suing the striking workers' union, Communications Workers of America, over allegations that the demonstrations have gone too far, harassment, blocking access to facilities, and sabotage. Additionally, the FBI has been brought in to investigate over 90 alleged incidents of sabotage, including cut phone & internet lines of a hospital and a police station.

    Michael Mason, Verizon's chief security officer said,
    Also, Special Agent Bryan Travers, of the FBI, said in an email,
    Finally, a spokesperson from the CWA Union responded,
    It seems as if this is getting out of hand rather quickly...

    Source: NorthJersey.com and Yahoo! News
     
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    The union leadership council voted 4-3 not to publicly admit that they are actively encouraging sabotage.
     
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