Attorney says she contacted CNN on Wednesday to report client’s allegations of sexual misconduct, which the former Cuomo Prime Time anchor denies
By ABIGAIL ADAMS
Chris Cuomo was accused of sexual misconduct in the days before his termination from CNN.
In a statement released Sunday, attorney Debra Katz said she contacted the network on Wednesday to report her client’s allegations of sexual misconduct against Cuomo.
“By Friday, I was in discussions with CNN about providing documentary evidence of my client’s allegations and making my client available for an interview with CNN’s outside counsel. Last night, CNN acted promptly on my client’s complaint and fired Mr. Cuomo,” the statement said.
“My client came forward at this time because she felt in sharing her story and related documentation, she could help protect other women,” Katz added, noting that the unidentified woman “will continue to cooperate with CNN’s investigation into her allegations