Fox and the producers of the television series "Cosmos" have launched a case for multiple allegations of sexual misconduct against show host Neil deGrasse Tyson. The move follows a report on the Patheos website, in which two women have charged Tyson for inappropriate sexual behavior.
"The credo at the heart of Cosmos is to follow the evidence wherever it leads," the producers said in a joint statement. "The producers of" Cosmos "can not do less in this situation. We commit ourselves to a thorough investigation of this matter and to act accordingly once it is completed. "
Fox Broadcasting also made a statement stating," We have just become aware of the recent allegations regarding Neil deGrasse Tyson. We take these matters very seriously and review the most recent reports.
In the Patheos article, Dr. Katelyn N. Allers from Bucknell University that deGrasse Tyson scanned her at an event in 2009. Another woman, Ashley Watson, claimed in the article in which she had given up her former job as an assistant to Tyson in response to repeated inappropriate sexual advances he made against her
. Both allegations became known about a year after the Tchiya Amet musician claimed that Tyson had raped her when they were both students
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