According to PEOPLE, they managed to acquire an internal update on the case of anchor Ed Henry’s sexual misconduct investigation, Henry’s job was terminated based on the discoveries of an investigation concerning the cases
Fox News has ended their contract with Ed Henry as one of their anchor. On Wednesday morning, the Fox News network declared Henry’s firing in an update sent to all of the Fox News’ workers, referring to the investigation of the accusations of alleged sexual misconduct behavior as the reason for his dismissal from the job.
According to PEOPLE, they acquire a memo states that “On Thursday, June 25, we received a complaint about Ed Henry from a former employee’s attorney involving willful sexual misconduct in the workplace years ago,” The notice continues “We immediately retained an outside law firm (which has never represented Fox News in investigations or litigation) to investigate the claims. Ed was suspended the same day and removed from his on-air responsibilities pending investigation.”
From what was written on the Fox News memo, Henry, 48, was dismissed from his job based on the discoveries of the investigation. Henry will be supplanted on the show “America’s Newsroom” by switching to other co-anchors until an official substitution is called. Sandra Smith will keep on going about as co-host.
“Fox News media strictly prohibits all forms of sexual harassment, misconduct, and discrimination,” reads the memo. “We will continue striving to maintain a safe and inclusive workplace for all employees.”
In 2011, Henry joined Fox News as the chief White House journalist after a small period of working at CNN. He proceeded to get one of the hosts of Fox and Friends Weekend and the chief national correspondent before signing another contract with Fox News as a co-host of “America’s Newsroom”.
In 2016, he took a lot of break (several months to be exact) from Fox News after a report surfaced asserting that the anchor undermined and cheated on his spouse.
We recently became aware of Ed’s personal issues and he’s taking some time off to work things out,Fox News stated at the time of his alleged cheating accusation
At the time of the allegation, Fox News expressed that they have received complaints and are aware of Ed Henry’s trouble in his private life, and he is taking a break to solve his issues.
There have been updates on the supposed undertaking spread after Natalie Lima — a Las Vegas master — asserted she had a relationship with Henry, sharing instant messages she said were from him. According to Lima, the pair carried on a sexual relationship for 10 months. Henry did not respond to the allegations at the time.
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