Labour board denies striking diplomat union's call for arbitration

Board upholds bad-faith complaint, union calls decision 'significant victory.'

Embassy Photo: Sam Garcia
Picketing outside Citizenship and Immigration Canada headquarters on July 11. PAFSO president Tim Edwards says his members are continuing their rotating strike, which he says would have stopped if the adjudicator had sent the issue to binding arbitration.
Kristen Shane
Published: Friday, 09/13/2013 6:27 pm EDT
Last Updated: Monday, 09/16/2013 9:54 pm EDT

Editor's Note: This story has been updated with the government's reaction, and to clarify that the government spokesperson says it filed an appeal notice.

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