Piolin Sues Former Univision Employees

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Spanish-language radio host Eddie "Piolin" Sotelo is taking legal action following sexual harrassment allegations which caused him to get fired.

According to ABC News, Piolin filed a lawsuit on Monday against six former Univision employees. Piolin is claiming the employees had developed a plot to extort $4.9 million from him, along with threats that they would falsely accuse him of sexual harassment and workplace humiliation.

Fox News Latino reports that the radio host's popular show, “Piolin por la Mañana," was abruptly canceled by Univision late last month after 10 years on the air.

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