Suit fights ruling on retirement benefits

Posted: December 4, 2012 at 12:37 a.m.

Current and former county officials who tried to collect retirement pay without permanently stepping down from their government posts have filed a lawsuit against the state public employees retirement system, contending that their constitutional rights were violated by the state’s decision not to pay their full retirement benefits.

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