City Officials Investigate Complaints Of Unpaid Overtime, Discrimination, Sexual Harassment At Parlor PizzaLast month, police raided the popular pizza restaurant's three locations, assisting the Illinois Department of Revenue with an unspecified criminal investigation.
Ex-Chicago Park District Lifeguard Files Lawsuit Citing Culture Of Sexual Abuse, Harassment; 'Sexual Harassment Saturdays' Was A Noted Activity"The mates and the captains were predominantly male while the junior lifeguards were heavily female."
3 Aldermen Demand Chicago Park District Board Chair Avis LaVelle Resign Over Handling Of Lifeguard Sex Abuse Scandal"Chicago Park District needs new leadership that is up to the task of making our parks safe and creating structures of accountability," Ald. Rossana Rodrigeuz-Sanchez said.
Park District Board Taps Former City Business Affairs Commissioner Rosa Escareno As Interim CEO In Wake Of Mike Kelly's OusterKelly resigned Saturday, just hours after Mayor Lightfoot called on the Park District Board to fire him over his handling of a sex abuse scandal involving lifeguards at the city's beaches and pools.
Chicago Park District Inspector General Elaine Little Resigns Amid Probe Into Sexual Harassment, Abuse Among LifeguardsChicago Park District Inspector General Elaine Little resigned Tuesday, amid an ongoing investigation into widespread sexual harassment targeting female lifeguards.
Two Top Chicago Park District Managers Suspended Amid Probe Of Sexual Harassment, Abuse Of LifeguardsAn investigation into widespread sexual harassment of female lifeguards has resulted in disciplinary action against 42 Chicago Park District employees, including two high-level managers.
College Student Jasmine Stewart Says She Reported Being Sexually Harassed At Christian Youth Program, And Then Got Suspended HerselfA college student reported inappropriate behavior, and now she is out of her summer job at a Christian youth program for kids.
Multiple Women Who Own Pet-Related Businesses Share Similar Stories About Groping, Sexual Harassment By Illinois Agriculture Inspector Jose GuillenIllinois state inspector Jose Guillen was caught on camera groping a female doggy daycare owner in Bucktown, and he was fired after our report on the incidents ran last month. Since we broke the story, several other female business owners have come forward with similar complaints of sexual abuse during their inspections.
Illinois State Inspector Fired After Groping, Sexually Harassing Doggy Daycare OwnerIllinois Department of Agriculture inspector Jose Guillen, accused of groping Aeslin Pup Hub owner Leah Bindig during an inspection, has been fired.
Doggy Daycare Owner Says She Was Groped, Sexually Harassed By Illinois State Inspector Who Still Has A JobPass or fail – Leah Bindig’s doggy daycare business, her livelihood, depended on it. It was all in the hands of a State of Illinois inspector – and a man was caught on camera inspecting more than just the facility.
McDonald's To Mandate Anti-Harassment Training WorldwideAt least 50 workers have filed charges against the company over the last five years, alleging physical and verbal harassment and, in some cases, retaliation when they complained.
Manager At Hines VA Hospital Accused Of Groping 4 Women He SupervisedA manager has been charged with groping multiple women at Edward Hines Jr. VA Hospital in the western suburbs.
Mayor Lightfoot Calls Sexual Harassment Claims Against New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo 'Distressing,' But Wants To Wait For InvestigationAt a news conference Wednesday, Mayor Lori Lightfoot called the allegations of sexual harassment against New York state Gov. Andrew Cuomo “distressing” and said a reckoning is already happening, but stopped short of specifically calling on Cuomo to resign.
McDonald's Investigates Restaurant Workers' Claims Of Sexual HarassmentCorporate officials said the fast food giant won't tolerate sexual harassment and plans to introduce new global brand standards later this year.
Lawsuit Alleging Sexual Misconduct At Cook County Jail Settled