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No federal jurisdiction over wage and benefit case (access required)

Where the former president of a Teamsters sued the union for unpaid wages and benefits, the claims did not fall under § 301 of the Labor Management Relations Act of 1947, or LMRA, thus requiring the case to be remanded to General District Court. Background Kenneth Chism served as president of the Teamsters Local 322 from 2011 ...