The industry-wide vibrations of the #SpeakingOut movement to out wrestling personnel from wrestlers to trainers to promoters has been a shockwave that has seen multiple actions so far from various promotions, but on Friday WWE made their first move since the allegations began to unfold on Thursday by announcing the release of Jack Gallagher, who had been the subject of various allegations in the past 24 hours.
WWE has come to terms on the release of Jack Gallagher (Jack Claffey). https://t.co/3e6V82HiRY
— WWE (@WWE) June 19, 2020
Jack Gallagher was a prominent star in the UK indie scene, starting in 2007, before joining the WWE in 2016 as part of the WWE Cruiserweight Classic. He has remained with WWE ever since, competing in NXT and on 205 Live. Gallagher was the subject of multiple accusations of sexual misconduct during the campaigns first two days active on Social Media.
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