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CNN Suspends ‘indefinitely’ Prime-Tme Host Chris Cuomo

CNN has suspended Chris Cuomo — the network’s regularly top-viewed prime-time anchor — because he tried to help his brother, the former New York State Governor Andrew Cuomo, combat alleged sexual-misconduct issues.

Transcripts from the New York Attorney General’s office showed Chris Cuomo attempted to find new information from other reporters about the sexual-harassment accusers of Andrew Cuomo in order to help prepare the Governor’s defense team.

Andrew Cuomo resigned his position in August.

A statement from CNN said: “When Chris admitted to us that he had offered advice to his brother’s staff, he broke our rules and we acknowledged that publicly… However, these documents point to a greater level of involvement in his brother’s efforts than we previously knew.”

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