“Judge John Belz of the Sangamon County Circuit Court ruled today that Illinois’ pension reform bill – Senate Bill 1 – is unconstitutional.
Belz’s ruling is the first step in what likely will be a long legal process to determine whether that law can be implemented and what types of pension reform will withstand a court challenge in the future. The case will now head to the Illinois Supreme Court, where the final decision will be made on this law…” READ MORE
Title: “Circuit court rules Illinois pension bill unconstitutional”
Source: Illinois Policy
Author: Benjamin VanMetreDate Published: November 21, 2014