ATLANTIC CITY, NJ—A somewhat raucous, but peaceful protest by approximately 500 members of the UNITE HERE Local 54 was staged in front of the Taj Mahal casino on Friday over plans by owner Trump Entertainment and investor Carl Icahn to take away their health care and pension benefits.

A federal nullified the Taj union contract earlier this month, stripping away company-paid health care and replacing pension plans with 401(k)s. That ruling would save Icahn about $14.8 million, according to The Inquirer.

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