http://www.reuters.com/article/2014/12/05/us-usa-illinois-pensions-idUSKCN0JJ04I20141205

Attorney General Madigan wants oral arguments before the Supreme Court between January 22 and March 10.

Comment: Ridiculous. It should be done much faster than that. This is the biggest case in Illinois’ history and there’s only one issue to be addressed in this appeal from a trial court’s ruling on the pleadings alone — that the “police powers” argument should be disregarded as matter of law and that no trial is necessary.