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
Courts Commission Rules Cook County Judge Mauricio Araujo Guilty Multiple Sexual Harassment Allegations, But He Won't Be Disciplined Since He Has ResignedThe Illinois Courts Commission on Thursday ruled that Cook County Judge Mauricio Araujo violated the Code of Judicial Conduct in multiple acts of sexual harassment toward women, but did not order any disciplinary action – as Araujo resigned from the bench last month.
Officer Once Assigned As Former CPD Supt. Eddie Johnson's Driver Sues Him For Sexual Assault, HarassmentOfficer Cynthia Donald claims Johnson subjected her to "unwanted and uninvited sexual advances, abuse, harassment, and a hostile work environment" for more than three years.
Group Gathers In Humboldt Park To Demand End To Sexual Harassment, Assault In MilitaryServicemembers and civilians gathered in Humboldt Park Saturday to call for an end to sexual harassment and assault in the military.