MSNBC paid woman who said Chris Matthews harassed her
18 December, 2017, 03:14 | Author: Christina Harvey
An MSNBC spokesperson told NBC News that the execs were told that Matthews made inappropriate jokes and comments about the woman in front of others, that the matter was reviewed and it was determined the comments were inappropriate and made in poor taste but were never meant as propositions.
The woman reportedly complained to company executives after Matthews made a series of "inappropriate comments and jokes about her while in the company of others".
An MSNBC spokesman confirmed Saturday the company made a separation-related payment to one of Chris Matthews employees after the woman complained about sexual harassment.
Attempts to reach Matthews on Sunday were unsuccessful. While Matthews has continued to host the investigative talk show, Hardball, for the last 20 years with the addition of 2002's "Chris Matthews Show", as well as authored numerous books and autobiographies.
The report comes just weeks after NBC fired longtime "Today" host Matt Lauer after he was accused of sexual harassment and sexual assault.
NBC also cut ties with "Game Change" author Mark Halperin in October after more than a dozen women accused him of sexual misconduct while he was political director at ABC News from 1994 to 2004.
Instead, Lack has told employees that the investigation would be handled in-house by NBC lawyers and human resources executives. Lauer has said he is "truly sorry" but said some of what was being said about him was untrue or mischaracterized.
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The said woman can pursue to have the custody of her minor children and the magistrate would have the final word on the matter. The Bill will, in all probability, be tabled in the Houses of the Parliament during the Winter Session, which started today.
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