Michigan tv station WLUC, an NBC affiliate, has fired its longtime meteorologist over his refusal to get a Covid-19 vaccination.
Karl Bohnak, who spent 33 years on the station, revealed his dismissal in a Fb publish.
“I’m leaving TV6 as a result of the station’s company proprietor, Grey Tv, has mandated vaccination in opposition to COVID-19 for anybody coming into a property owned by the corporate,” Bohnak wrote. “Since I selected to not take one of many pictures, I used to be fired. Lots of you might have taken one in all these injections, and that’s completely your proper. It is usually my proper to decide on the medical choices I really feel are proper for me,” he continued. “I’ve authority over my physique.”
Grey Tv is a publicly traded firm primarily based in Atlanta, Georgia.