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CNN Suspends Chris Cuomo for Helping Then-Gov. Andrew Cuomo Handle Sexual Misconduct Reports

HeadlineDec 01, 2021

CNN has indefinitely suspended star anchor Chris Cuomo for advising his brother, disgraced former New York Governor Andrew Cuomo, on his response to mounting accusations of sexual harassment. In a statement, CNN said documents released Monday by New York Attorney General Letitia James revealed Chris Cuomo had “a greater level of involvement […] than we previously knew.” The CNN anchor repeatedly offered advice and assistance, including using his contacts to check on the status of upcoming articles about then-Governor Andrew Cuomo.

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