Donnelly Garment Company vs. International Ladies Garment Workers Union, et al.: Statement from Circuit Judge Van Valkenburgh


Statement from Circuit Judge Van Valkenburgh in Equity Case No. 2924: Donnelly Garment Company and Donnelly Garment Sales Company, Plaintiffs, vs. International Ladies' Garment Workers Union (ILGWU) and all members of said union as defendants in this class action. In this document, Circuit Judge Van Valkenburgh presents a summary of the case and his interpretation of the same. He then outlines the legality of requesting injunctions or for their dismissal. Van Valkenburgh also includes excerpts of testimony from Wave Tobin, manager of the Kansas City Joint Board of ILGWU. Although no decisive conclusion is reached at this time, a temporary injunction is granted.

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Kansas City, MO
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NARA ID 572373, Equity Case Files, 1913 - 1938
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