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Unions sue over pension changes

Police, firefighters call overhaul illegal; Say it discriminates against disabled

By Andrea Estes
Globe Staff / July 3, 2009

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Police and firefighter unions filed twin class-action lawsuits against the state yesterday, arguing that a new law designed to curb pension abuse illegally strips them of benefits guaranteed by the state constitution and federal law. (Full article: 1079 words)

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