We use cookies on this site to enable your digital experience. By continuing to use this site, you are agreeing to our cookie policy. close

Ill. Town Can't Dodge $7.3M Police Pension Bill

Law360, Chicago (January 24, 2017, 5:42 PM EST) -- The city of Harvey, Illinois, must pay a $7.3 million tax bill to the Harvey Police Pension Fund, an Illinois state appellate court said Monday, upholding a lower court's decision in a more than decade-old case involving the notoriously cash-strapped city.

In a brief, unanimous opinion, the First District Appellate Court told Harvey it has no way out of the payment or the lower court's order requiring it cover the fund's attorneys' fees, the latest ruling in a suit that began in 2006 over the city's...
To view the full article, register now.
Law360 Pro Say Podcast
Check out Law360's new podcast, Pro Say, which offers a weekly recap of both the biggest stories and hidden gems from the world of law.