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• The City Wire reports that Walmart has been "granted a temporary restraining order against the United Food and Commercial Workers International Union and its affiliate OUR Walmart by a Benton County Circuit Court Judge," who ruled that while people demonstrating against Walmart's labor practices can demonstrate outside company headquarters, they cannot do anything that would disrupt the conduct of business in stores.

Walmart is sensitive to the fact that it is about to hold its annual shareholders meeting, and union activists are expected to try to draw attention to their positions.

Activists say that this is just Walmart's latests attempt to silence their voices.
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