Meteorologist Sues CBS And Affiliates For Hiring Young, Beautiful Woman Instead Of Him
Kyle Hunter thinks he didn’t get the job because he’s not a young, beautiful woman.
When KCAL started searching for someone to fill Johnson’s vacant position, Hunter again reached out — only to receive an email stating that there was “not an opening for you here now.” KCAL ended up hiring Evelyn Taft as their new weathercaster, and the lawsuit claims that the station had to drop its American Meteorological Society certification requirement in order to do so…
The lawsuit documents…allege that Hunter, who has a bachelor’s degree in geosciences and broadcast meteorology and is certified by the American Meteorological Society (AMS), was unfairly passed over because CBS wants to attract more male viewers to their primetime news programs with sexy newscasters.Click here for reuse options!
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