TWU Wants NYC Transit Retirees' Claims Axed

Law360, New York (July 13, 2007, 12:00 AM EDT) -- A union representing New York City transit workers has asked a federal court to dismiss allegations that it helped the Metropolitan Transit Authority misappropriate $40 million deducted from transit workers’ paychecks more than a decade ago.

On Thursday, the Transport Workers Union of America, AFL-CIO, Local 100 filed a motion in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York asking the court to dismiss 10 claims filed against it by retired TA employees and those nearing retirement age. The union has asked the...
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