An Alaska Airlines Boeing 737-800 jet at Seattle-Tacoma International Airport in SeaTac. Alaska is in a coalition of airlines suing Washington state over the new sick leave law. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson, File)

An Alaska Airlines Boeing 737-800 jet at Seattle-Tacoma International Airport in SeaTac. Alaska is in a coalition of airlines suing Washington state over the new sick leave law. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson, File)

4 airlines sue state over new Washington sick-leave law

Alaska, JetBlue, United and Southwest say varying state and local laws make compliance overly complicated.

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