Assault Cases Oust HBO Chief

Haugsted, Linda
May 2007
Multichannel News;5/14/2007, Vol. 28 Issue 20, p4
The article reports that the arrest of Chris Albrecht, chief executive officer (CEO) of Home Box Office (HBO) Inc., due to misdemeanor domestic assault has led to the decision of the company to oust him as CEO of HBO. Albrecht accused of throttling his girlfriend after partying too hard in the afterglow of successfully promoted Floyd Mayweather-Oscar de la Hoya super welterweight fight. Albrecht was also allegedly assaulted his former girlfriend Sasha Emerson after their relationship ended.


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