Suit Over NYPD Veteran Pensions Evades Dismissal Bid

Law360, New York (September 26, 2011, 7:31 PM EDT) -- A New York federal judge on Monday declined to dismiss a case against New York City brought by former police officers who say their pensions were lowballed due to their years of active duty service in the military.

U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of New York, Preet Bharara brought the suit in July 2010 on behalf of former police detective David Goodman, alleging that the New York City Police Department and New York City Police Pension Fund violated the Uniformed Services Employment and Reemployment Rights...
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