CNN producer fired over misconduct allegations

(AP) — CNN says it has fired a senior producer on Jake Tapper’s “State of the Union” show after an investigation into sexual misconduct allegations made against him.

The network says in a statement that it fired Teddy Davis after a “comprehensive investigation.” The statement says Davis’ alleged conduct “does not align with the standards and values” of the network.

No further details about the allegations were released, but a network spokesperson confirms they related to sexual misconduct.

Tapper wrote in a tweet that he is fully supportive of the decision.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s