sue http://peoriapublicradio.org en Retired workers sue over state pension overhaul http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/retired-workers-sue-over-state-pension-overhaul <p></p><div>A group of retired government workers has sued to block a law that cuts pension benefits for Illinois state employees. It's the latest in what's expected to be a series of lawsuits.&nbsp;</div><p> Thu, 02 Jan 2014 22:09:27 +0000 Brian Mackey 17091 at http://peoriapublicradio.org Retired workers sue over state pension overhaul Proposed Midwestern pipeline at center of lawsuit http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/proposed-midwestern-pipeline-center-lawsuit <p></p><div>The Missouri Coalition for the Environment is suing the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers over plans by the Canadian company Enbridge to build an oil pipeline through four Midwestern states. The pipeline would carry tar sands oil through parts of Illinois, Missouri, Kansas, and Oklahoma:</div><div>&nbsp;</div><div>&nbsp;</div><p> Wed, 21 Aug 2013 01:58:10 +0000 VĂ©ronique LaCapra 10701 at http://peoriapublicradio.org Proposed Midwestern pipeline at center of lawsuit