Weather Updates

Illinois Supreme Court set to rule on Jon Burge pension

Former Chicago Police Cmdr. JBurge  |  Sun-Times files

Former Chicago Police Cmdr. Jon Burge | Sun-Times files

storyidforme: 68666692
tmspicid: 1009568
fileheaderid: 711495

The Illinois Supreme Court is expected to announce a decision Thursday morning on whether Attorney General Lisa Madigan has the right to challenge a police pension board vote that allowed disgraced former Chicago Police Cmdr. Jon Burge to keep his pension.


© 2014 Sun-Times Media, LLC. All rights reserved. This material may not be copied or distributed without permission. For more information about reprints and permissions, visit To order a reprint of this article, click here.