Federal Law

County Sued For Not Allowing Army Reservist To Make Pension ContributionsA federal lawsuit has been filed against Cook County and its employee pension fund claiming they violated federal law by failing to allow a U.S. Army Reserve member to contribute to her pension while serving in the armed forces.
Illinois GOP Congressman Pushes For Federal Concealed Carry LawMembers of the Republican Congressional delegation in Illinois hope to get around state lawmakers’ unwillingness to pass concealed carry legislation, by means of federal law.