To the Officers and Members of LIUNA Local 2:

I am writing to provide you with formal notice that pursuant to Article IX, Section 7 of the LIUNA Constitution and Section 3 of the LIUNA Ethics and Disciplinary Procedure, the GEB Attorney is commencing proceedings to assure that the emergency Trusteeship imposed on LIUNA Local 2 on May 24, 1999 remains in place. The reasons and constitutional grounds for this action are set forth in the May 24, 1999 letter to officers and members of LIUNA Local 2 and in the Complaint for Trusteeship, which was included with the May 24, 1999 letter and which was filed with [he LIUNA Independent Hearing Officer (“IHO”).
The IHO will preside over a hearing to determine the propriety of the Trusteeship at the following time and place,

Time: �� Tuesday, June 15, 1999 at 6:30 p.m – 10:30 p.m., and continuing, if

necessary, on Junc 16 and June 17, 1999.


Place: � VFW – The Rhine Post

5858 West Archer Avenue

Chicago, IL 60638

You all have a right, and are welcome, to attend the hearing and to present any relevant evidence to the IHO.


If you have any questions about these Trusteeship proceedings, please contact Matthew Paul of the GEB Attorney’s Office, at the address or telephone number appearing above.


Yours sincerely,

s/Robert D. Luskin

Robert D. Luskin


cc: Terrance M. Healy, Regional Manager
W. Douglas Gow. Inspector General
Michael Bearse, Esq., General Counsel
David Schippers, Temporary Trustee of Local 2