• Fox News Reeling After Tucker Carlson's Exit

    Fox News Reeling After Tucker Carlson's Exit Fox News has experienced a massive decline in ratings year-over-year following Tucker Carlson's sudden departure from the network approximately six weeks ago. According to Nielsen, Fox News has experienced a 37% YoY decline of 1.42 million primetime viewers, according to Deadline Hollywood. Competing network MSNBC, meanwhile, saw an increase in viewers, bringing the network to 1.16 million during primetime, a 14% YoY gain in May. In...

  • Fox News accuses Tucker Carlson of violating contract: Report

    Fox News told Tucker Carlson's lawyers that the man breached his contract by starting a show on Twitter, Axios reported, citing a copy of a letter that it obtained.The outlet reported that a breach-of-contract claim positions Fox News to explore possible legal action."Fox defends its very existence on freedom of speech grounds. Now they want to take Tucker Carlson's right to speak freely away from him because he took to social media to share his thoughts on current events," Carlson's lawyer...

  • Fox News says Tucker Carlson breached his contract -Axios

    Fox News on Wednesday notified Tucker Carlson's legal team that the former prime-time host violated his contract with the network when he launched his own Twitter show on Tuesday, Axios reported, citing a copy of a letter obtained by the news website.

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    Scoop: Fox News says Tucker Carlson breached his contract

    Fox lawyers notified the former host that his new Twitter show violates his

  • Scoop: Fox News says Tucker Carlson breached his contract (Axios)

    Axios: Scoop: Fox News says Tucker Carlson breached his contract  —  Fox News Wednesday notified Tucker Carlson's lawyers that the former prime-time anchor violated his contract with the network when he launched his own Twitter show on Tuesday, according to a copy of a letter obtained by Axios.

  • Fox News Says Tucker Carlson In Breach Of Contract After Launching Twitter Show

    Fox News Says Tucker Carlson In Breach Of Contract After Launching Twitter Show Fox News on Wednesday told attorneys for Tucker Carlson that the former host violated his contract with the network after he launched his own show on Twitter, according to Axios, which obtained a copy of the letter. After removing Tucker from his prime-time slot and parting way, Fox continued to hold Tucker's contract over his head - which stipulates that he isn't allowed to appear on another network...

  • Tucker Carlson lawyer hits back at Fox News claim of contract breach

    Carlson attorney Bryan Freeman accuses network of attacking first amendment rights amid dispute over post-firing settlement Responding to Fox News’s contention that Tucker Carlson was in breach of contract when he debuted his Twitter show this week, a lawyer for the fired hard-right host accused the network of attacking his client’s first amendment rights.“Fox defends its very existence on freedom of speech grounds,” said attorney Bryan Freedman in response to reports, first by Axios, about a...

  • FOX News attempts to stop Tucker Carlson from continuing his new Twitter program

    The looming legal battle and the success of Carlson’s online show may portend larger ramifications for the future of cable news and cable television itself

  • Fox News tells Tucker Carlson he violated his contract with new Twitter show

    In a statement, Carlson’s lawyer insisted that any legal action by his client’s former employer would infringe on his First Amendment rights.

  • Fox News tells Tucker Carlson he violated his contract with new Twitter show

    Fox News on Wednesday told Tucker Carlson’s lawyers that the former star anchor breached his contract with the conservative network when he released the first episode of a new show on Twitter this week, according to a source with direct knowledge of the matter. Carlson, a firebrand right-wing media personality known for his conspiratorial rhetoric, parted ways with Fox News in late April, days after the network agreed to pay nearly $800 million to Dominion Voting Systems to avert a...

  • Fox News Accuses Tucker Carlson of Breach of Contract After He Launches Twitter Show

    I'm not sure the juice is worth the squeeze for Fox News here.

  • Tucker Carlson’s lawyers respond to Fox News’ allegation of contract violation: report

    Former Fox News host Tucker Carlson allegedly violated his contract agreement according to a Fox News letter, Axios reports. Per Axios, the letter reads, "Pursuant to the terms of the Agreement, Mr. Carlson’s 'services shall be completely exclusive to Fox."The letter adds Carlson's contract emphasizes he is "prohibited from rendering services of any type whatsoever, whether 'over the internet via streaming or similar distribution, or other digital distribution whether now known or hereafter...