Vince McMahon has &quot;voluntarily stepped back&quot; from his duties as CEO of WWE after an investigation into alleged misconduct was launched by the...
Vince McMahon has "voluntarily stepped back" from his duties as CEO of WWE after an investigation into alleged misconduct was launched by the organization. Stephanie McMahon has been appointed interim CEO and chairwoman, the WWE said in a release.
A special committee of the board has been appointed to conduct the investigation, the release said. McMahon will retain his responsibilities related to WWE’s creative content.
“I have pledged my complete cooperation to the investigation by the special committee, and I will do everything possible to support the investigation," he said in the statement. "I have also pledged to accept the findings and outcome of the investigation, whatever they are."
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