WWE issued the following press release addressing the ongoing sexual assault and abuse allegations made against several of their talents, including Matt Riddle, Jordan Devlin, Travis Banks, Sid Scala, and Ligero. The company says they have a zero tolerance policy, and if any talent is arrested they will be immediately suspended. Check it out below.
Individuals are responsible for their own personal actions. WWE has zero tolerance for matters involving domestic violence, child abuse and sexual assault. Upon arrest for such misconduct, a WWE talent will be immediately suspended. Upon conviction for such misconduct, a WWE talent will be immediately terminated.
WWE’s ability to fine, suspend or terminate a WWE talent will not be, however, limited or compromised in any manner in the event incontrovertible evidence of such illegal misconduct is presented to WWE.