Kirstyn Crawford is among those women who came forward to speak about the sexual assault against Michael Corn. She is an ABC News staffer who has filed a lawsuit on Wednesday, i.e. on 25th August 2021 against the former top producer of the show “Good Morning America”. She has blamed that Michael Corn has sexually assaulted her and stimulated a toxic work environment for the women working in the organization.
Kirstyn Crawford alleged that Mr, Corn assaulted her in 2015 during a business trip to Los Angeles and she has now filed a suit against him in New York state court. In her documents or the suit submitted to the court officials, she has mentioned that the former ABC producer Jill McClain was also sexually assaulted by Mr. Corn when both were working with ABC for “World News Tonight” which roughly happened a decade ago.
Kirstyn Crawford Early Life
Kirstyn is 31 years old lady who was born in 1991 and currently resides in New York. Her father’s name is Jaw Crawford and Tracy is her mother and Corey is her only brother. She completed her graduation at the of 22 from Barnard College in 2012. Ever since then she is working relentlessly with full passion in the field of anchoring.
What is the story that exists behind the scene?
Kirstyn Crawford said in her lawsuit that Mr. Corn sexually assaulted her in 2015 during a labor trip to Los Angeles that was made to cover the Academy Awards. But Mr. Corn has denied the allegations made on him on Wednesday. In the suit which was filed by Ms. Kirstyn Crawford in the New York State court, she has mentioned that he had assaulted her during an Uber ride and in a hotel as well. The whole scenario traumatized Ms. Kirstyn Crawford. Ms. Crawford has been linked with the organization as a producer for George Stephanopoulos on “Good Morning America”. she had also added that his actions caused her career to hamper.
Mr. Corn has completely denied the allegations and has said that he would deny the allegations that engaged in improper sexual contact with any other woman. He would be defending himself against all these women. Furthermore, he called Ms. Crawford’s allegations to be verifiably false and are made to mislead. The lawsuit also accused that Mr. Corn promoted an environment that made women work in the discriminated environment and be marginalized. Both the women declined to comment over the news. As far as their lawyer is concerned, the lawyer, Milton L. Williams said that the healing process has begun. Mr. Williams would be representing both the women.
Kirstyn Crawford Biography
|Real Name||Kirstyn Crawford|
|Age (as of 2021)||31 Years|
|Residence||New York, USA|
|Height||in feet inches – 5’ 4” – in Centimeters – 165 cm|
|Weight||in Kilograms – 54 kg – in Pounds – 119 lbs|
|Who is her husband?||Joe Toohey|
|Children||One (Hayes Marie)|
Jill McClain Claim
On the other hand, Jill McClain is not a part of this suit but has supported Ms. Crawford’s case. The suit also names the organization ABC, alleging the company received complaints from the side of several women that happened roughly a decade ago but failed to take necessary disciplinary actions during that time. In one of his statements, Mr. Corn wrote that he fervently denies the allegations that are made on him in the case of sexually assaulting another woman. He said that both the women are falsifying the allegations. Furthermore, he said he would defend himself against such allegations.
Kirstyn Crawford Personal Life
Kirstyn married Fox news journalist Joseph Toohey, famously known as Joe Toohey. They engaged in 2016 and later within a year, exchanged sacred vows to support each other in all kinds of situations in September 2017. From this marriage, the couple is blessed with a gorgeous daughter Hailey Marie.
- In the ABC News headquarters in New York, both Ms. Crawford and Mr. Corn used to work together.
- However, Mr. Corn left the organization in April, and in May he joined another organization named Nexstar Media Group at the position of the president of news in its national cable network News Nation (formerly known as WGN America). To the situation that has been raised and created everyone to gossip around the hot news, Nexstar said in a statement that it didn’t want to comment on what happened earlier with Mr. Corn before this recent employment.
- In the suit, Ms. Crawford said that the organization ABC’s executives were aware of the allegations against Mr. Corn in 2017.
- Although, the organization didn’t take any action to investigate the matter until she had filed a suit and made complaints against him through the lawyer in February this year.