SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — A coalition of labor unions and state retirees is asking a judge for an expedited ruling in a case challenging the constitutionality of Illinois’ pension law.
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SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Retired state workers aren’t seeing any immediate advantage from an Illinois Supreme Court ruling last week in their favor. The court found that health insurance coverage is a constitutionally protected retirement benefit.
CHICAGO (AP) — The Illinois Supreme Court has ruled that Attorney General Lisa Madigan can’t challenge a police pension board vote preserving pension payments to a former Chicago police commander accused of torture.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — A ruling on whether Illinois’ pension overhaul law is constitutional could be delayed until next year.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — A coalition of unions is asking a Sangamon County judge to prevent a statewide pension overhaul from taking effect until its constitutionality is decided.
CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) — The State Universities Retirement System now says a troublesome piece of last year’s state pension-reform law may not cut retirees’ pensions after all.
CHICAGO (AP) — More than two dozen Illinois mayors are set to hold a news conference, hoping to encourage state lawmakers to make changes to pension systems for local police and fire departments.
CHICAGO (AP) — Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn says Chicago officials need to come up with a plan for addressing the city’s pension shortfall that doesn’t include a property tax hike.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Mayors across Illinois are demanding that state lawmakers address serious shortfalls in local police and fire pension funds. The effort comes after the Illinois Legislature dealt with the state’s own pension problem last year.