John DiVito

Metra locomotive (CBS File Photo)

Commuter Files Fraud Suit Against Metra, Says Tickets Shouldn’t Expire

Do some popular Metra tickets actually qualify as gift certificates under Illinois law? That’s what one man is arguing in a class-action fraud lawsuit filed Tuesday against the commuter rail agency he calls a “profiteer,” claiming the tickets’ one-year expiration dates are therefore unlawful.