Business owners, public employees argue state owes lost revenue, wages

Lawsuit: Property seizure violates U.S., Illinois constitutions

REBECCA ANZEL Capitol News Illinois
Posted 5/24/20

SPRINGFIELD — Illinois Gov. JB Pritzker’s executive orders shuttering non-essential businesses and workplaces indefinitely is unconstitutional, three business owners and two county officials claim in a lawsuit filed in federal court, because the state has not provided monetary compensation.

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