lawsuit http://wuis.org en Rutherford: "I Will Support The Republican Nominee" http://wuis.org/post/rutherford-i-will-support-republican-nominee <p>Treasurer Dan Rutherford appears willing to support his party no matter what, even as he maintains that another candidate for governor is trying to take him down.</p><p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">During a debate in Chicago last month, Rutherford, along with the other Republican candidates for governor in attendance, made a pledge to support whomever ends up being the nominee.</span></p><p>Though venture capitalist Bruce Rauner wasn't there, his spokesman says he'll do the same.</p> Wed, 12 Feb 2014 12:03:00 +0000 Amanda Vinicky 18797 at http://wuis.org Rutherford: "I Will Support The Republican Nominee" IL Supreme Court Says Collapsed School Suit Is Too Late http://wuis.org/post/il-supreme-court-says-collapsed-school-suit-too-late <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;</span>The Illinois Supreme Court says a southern Illinois school district can't sue an architectural firm for building a school over an underground coal mine that later collapsed, causing the school to be torn down. In a unanimous decision, justices ruled Friday that Gillespie Community School District's "fraudulent representation'' claims against Wight &amp; Company came after a statute of limitations passed.</p> Fri, 24 Jan 2014 21:26:28 +0000 Associated Press 17592 at http://wuis.org IL Supreme Court Says Collapsed School Suit Is Too Late Madigan: Courts Could Pick And Choose On Pension Plan http://wuis.org/post/madigan-courts-could-pick-and-choose-pension-plan <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>Illinois legislators may have passed a pension overhaul, but unions representing teachers and public employees have vowed to sue to stop it from taking effect. If they're successful, that could force lawmakers to go back to the drawing board.</p> Wed, 04 Dec 2013 22:52:28 +0000 Amanda Vinicky 14334 at http://wuis.org Madigan: Courts Could Pick And Choose On Pension Plan