Chris Cuomo, brother of former New York Governor Andrew Cuomo, has been fired by his employer,


effective immediately


Earlier this week,



already suspended Chris Cuomo for being much more closely involved in the scandal involving his brother Andrew than previously believed.

Chris Cuomo was one of the most prominent presenters on


, but stood by his brother Andrew when he was charged with sexual harassment earlier this year and had to resign.

Chris Cuomo is said to have tried to use his contacts in the media to prepare Andrew and his team for the moment women came out with their accusations.


hired an outside law firm to investigate the exact extent of Chris Cuomo's involvement in the scandal.

The investigation is still ongoing, but enough information had already emerged on Saturday that a dismissal of Chris Cuomo was inevitable.


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