Fighting the Conservative Push to Put Private Property Rights Over Public Health and Safety

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  1. It seeks to undo well-established law and insert a radical new theory of property rights.
  2. It threatens the ability of unions to organize in the agricultural sector.
  3. It could limit local governments’ ability to conduct routine health and safety inspections — covering everything from buildings sprinkler systems to food preparation to environmental harms.

What this case is about?

What is this case REALLY about?

  • building codes
  • food processing and storage
  • environmental hazards
  • workplace conditions



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