The Labor Court of the First Judicial Circuit of San José ruled that the strike carried out by the workers of the Consejo Nacional de Producción (CNP) – National Production Council – is illegal, because the strike is a mechanism to resolve conflicts of a labor nature, but not aspects of order political.
The strike continues into day 15 today.
This is the first resolution of illegality of the 32 public institutions – 40 filings – that have filed similar actions with the Labor Court for the strike that began on September 10.
In the CNP case, the Court pointed that it is not possible to strike against public policies (such as a bill), but only within the labor relations between workers and management.
Resolution number18-002087-0173-LA-8 on page two says,