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Romney vetoes bill tripling damages for delayed wages

September 8, 2006

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Governor Mitt Romney vetoed a bill that would have imposed triple damages on employers who fail to pay their workers in a timely manner. The veto lets stand a Supreme Judicial Court decision last year allowing judges to decide whether employers should be forced to pay workers three times the amount of money owed in back pay. Romney called mandatory ... (Full article: 700 words)

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