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Workers Can Sue To Regain Benefits

Adding new teeth to the federal law that protects employee pensions and other job-related benefits, the Supreme Court ruled Tuesday that workers whose employers trick them into giving up their benefits can sue to have the coverage restored.

The 6-3 decision resolved a recurring question under the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974: Whether employees can sue on their own behalf, as the court held Tuesday, or whether lawsuits can be brought only on behalf of the benefit plan itself.



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Trump to demand DOJ review claims of FBI spy on campaign

UPDATED: 3:23 p.m.

President Donald Trump says he’ll demand that the Justice Department review whether it or the FBI infiltrated his presidential campaign for political purposes and whether any demands or requests came from the Obama administration.