Deputies file lawsuit over county benefits
ELKHORN--Walworth County sheriff’s deputies suing the county over benefits will have to convince a judge that one portion of state statutes outweighs another.
In October, the deputies association filed suit, saying its members’ rights were violated by the collective bargaining process.
On Monday, the issue was taken up in closed session by the Walworth County Board Executive Committee.
Walworth County Administrator David Bretl said after the meeting that he couldn’t comment about an ongoing lawsuit.
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