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Evanston business owner sues union for harassing him amid labor fight vs E. Chicago casino

Jonathan Bilyk Sep. 9, 2016, 3:32pm

An administrator and part owner at an Evanston mental illness treatment center has sued a labor union, accusing the labor group of unfairly harassing him and invading his privacy as part of the union’s ongoing dispute with an Indiana casino.

Ameristar Casino lawsuit: Union harassing customers at their homes, businesses over boycott

The Cook County Record May 20, 2016, 11:20am

Indiana’s Ameristar Casino and a group of the casino’s patrons have sued a local union, claiming the labor group has gone too far in its dispute with the casino by personally targeting the customers with a campaign of fliers, phone calls and other messages to pressure them to join the union’s boycott of the casino. On May 19, Ameristar Casino East Chicago filed suit in Chicago federal court against Chicago-based labor union Unite Here Local 1.