All retirement

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May 8, 2015

Illinois Supreme Court rules pension law unconstitutional

2013 law would have diminished benefits for state employees

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April 7, 2015

Retirement age out of date, but raising it could harm less educated

Groups with lower life expectancies would suffer, UIC epidemiologist says

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November 25, 2014

Fate of state pension law uncertain after judge’s ruling

Decision may foreshadow fate with Illinois Supreme Court, experts say

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July 8, 2014

Supreme Court ruling could foretell success for pension law challenges

Judges say retiree health care premiums protected by state constitution

George and Helen Roe

June 24, 2014

A long-time couple, in and out of the classroom

Helen and George Roe’s UIC careers account for more than three decades

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May 20, 2014

Workers may have option to ‘unretire’ after court delays pension law

University outlines steps for employees who want to stay

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May 13, 2014

New pension law may be delayed until court decision

Agreement would postpone effective date until July 2015

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April 29, 2014

Record number seek retirement advice as pension deadline nears

June 1 effective date for new pension changes draws closer

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April 15, 2014

Many confused by potential effects of pension changes

New law takes effect June 1, reduces benefits for some employees

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May 23, 2013

SURS Retirement Seminar

Topics include service credit, qualifying for insurance and return to employment

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