Ex-NYC Radio Host Sues For Discrimination, Retaliation


NEW YORK — Her legal name is Amilee Cattouse. For listeners of one of the nation’s leading Adult R&B radio stations, she’s known as Shaila Scott.

Under that name, Cattouse was the midday host on WBLS-FM 107.5, an iconic radio station serving African Americans across the Tri-State area today licensed to MediaCo Holding Co., the passive partnership between Emmis Communications founder Jeff Smulyan and Standard General head Soohyung Kim.

Was is a word that’s frustrating Cattouse, so much that she has hired legal counsel and sued WBLS’s owner over her dismissal.

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