In an announcement launched on Saturday, Nov. 4, CNN introduced it had fired Chris Cuomo, one of many community’s most distinguished hosts. Cuomo’s termination is “effective immediately,” in accordance with the assertion.
Cuomo allegedly suggested his brother, disgraced former New York Governor Andrew Cuomo, on the best way to cope with a number of allegations of sexual harassment. Andrew Cuomo resigned earlier this yr and is reportedly beneath federal investigation. It has been additional alleged that the previous governor’s youthful brother went so far as gathering data on a number of the accusers, utilizing his media contacts.
The CNN assertion, posted on Twitter simply after 5 pm, stated:
“Chris Cuomo was suspended earlier this week pending further evaluation of new information that came to light about his involvement with his brother’s defense. We retained a respected law firm to conduct the review and have terminated him, effective immediately. While in the process of that review, additional information has come to light. Despite the termination, we will investigate as appropriate.”
The former host of Cuomo Prime Time, who has not denied making an attempt to assist his brother, referred to as the community’s choice “disappointing.”
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