In a case closely watched by public employee unions, a Wisconsin appeals court has upheld the firing of a teacher who briefly looked at pornography on his school computer outside of school hours.


Cedarburg High School science teacher Robert Zellner was fired after the district learned he viewed adult images in 2005 for slightly more than one minute on a Sunday. He and his union have argued that his dismissal was too harsh for the conduct.


Arbitrator Edmond Bielarczyk Jr. agreed in 2006, ordering the district to reinstate him to the job he held for 11 years, reduce his discipline to a

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