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NPRs “Morning Edition” Examines DMH Violence

UAPD-represented doctors and other union members contributed to a hard-hitting, two-part special report about Napa State Hospital violence, which is being broadcast nationally on National Public Radio (NPR).  You can listen to  Day 1 or Day 2 of the report by veteran...

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Update on UAPD Furlough Lawsuit

Furloughs of State Employees in Agencies Funded by Federal and Special Funds:  UAPD attorneys recently finished up appellate briefs and await oral argument in the Court of Appeals regarding the Governors’ appeal of the lower court ruling in the union’s favor regarding...

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Doctors Fight to Save Medical Care for Veterans

Late on Thursday, July 30th, UAPD was notified of the cancellation of the planned Senate Hearing in Yountville.  It appears progress is being made on talks between the Committee and the Governor's office--UAPD will release details as they become available. Staff and...

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