Another lawsuit has been filed over the pension restructuring law. Representing the Retired State Employees Association, lawyer John Myers says nobody – let alone lawmakers – should be surprised. “Not only did they know it, but the counsel to JC (John Cullerton) wrote about a 70-page article about it ... saying that the state of Illinois can’t welch on its promises,” he said.
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Myers says he would not be surprised if similar suits were consolidated, and for the Supreme Court to take it all up quickly.
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