Biography

During their honeymoon, Laura Coates and her husband boarded the "Eurorail train."

During their honeymoon, Laura Coates and her husband boarded the “Eurorail train.”

Quick Information

  • Birth Place Twin Cities, Minnesota, United States
  • Birthday 11th July
  • Nationality American
  • Profession TV Presenter
  • Relationship Status Married
  • Husband/Spouse Name Not Disclosed
  • Ethnicity/Race African-American
  • Sister/s Tracey Coates
  • High School Woodrow Wilson School of Public
  • College University of Minnesota Law School
  • Hair Color Dark Brown
  • Eye Color Dark Brown
  • Official Site https://lauracoates.com/
  • Siblings 1
  • Son/s 1
  • Daughter/s Syndey
  • Children/Kids 2

It’s not unusual for celebrities to keep a low profile. To avoid media scrutiny, many celebrities keep their personal lives hidden from the public eye. Laura Coates, on the other hand, appears to be the master of all those celebs.
Despite the fact that the TV celebrity has been married for many years, she has never spoken about her family. Only the indications she gives on her social media posts reveal her relationship status and family specifics.

Is Dale Gordon Laura Coates’ husband?

Dale Gordon has been identified as Laura Coates’ husband by a number of websites. The allegations about her husband’s name appear to be false, based on the fact that she has never disclosed her husband’s name in any of her interviews or social media posts on Facebook, Twitter, or Instagram.

Despite the fact that Coates has obscured her husband’s photo and name, it is still possible to deduce that she and her partner married in July. On their honeymoon, they took the “Eurorail train” and received a bottle of wine from a stranger.

On July 31, 2019, the CNN journalist published the facts in an Instagram post.

She shared a photo of a note she received from a waitress at a restaurant. The host then said that she received the message on her anniversary, while out for a family meal. She also mentioned that her bill was covered by a stranger as a random act of compassion.

Coates has been married to her spouse for an unknown amount of time, but they are still together. She tweeted in October 2020 that her husband had no idea what “Sussudio” meant.

Coates’ married life with her husband appears to be going well, though not aging like a great wine.

Has two children from a previous marriage

Coates and her husband are the proud parents of two lovely children, a daughter and a son.

Laura Coates’ husband and kids in 2017 (Photo: Laura Coates’s Instagram)

While her son’s age and name remain unknown, her daughter’s situation is luckily different. Sydney is her daughter, and she was born in 2014.

Coates balances her hard schedule as a mother to spend time with her children. Take, for example, how she dressed them up for Halloween in 2020.

Coates and her family currently reside in Washington, D.C.

Daughter’s Skin Color Problem

What would you do if your four-year-old daughter told you she didn’t like the way she looked? That’s what Coates went through when she told out about her daughter’s innocent remarks, breaking down in tears.

The Sirius XM anchor was distraught on August 20, 2018, and couldn’t stop crying on her show as she relived the moment her daughter Sydney informed her she disliked her skin color. While weeping, she shared:

“It was so devastating to hear my daughter tell me this morning that she just didn’t like the way she looked… It broke my heart. “

Before describing what caused Sydney scream those dreadful remarks, Coates talked about her background where she was also bullied for her ethnicity. She stated she was panicked with the prospect that the same might behold for her small kid.

Coates described what had happened. Few students at her 4-year-old daughter’s school had shunned her away from their “princess tent” celebration because her skin was black. That had affected the 4-year-old to feel insecure about her skin.

At the end of the video, the CNN correspondent requested her viewers to help her deal with the situation.

“If anyone has any suggestions for me about what I can do to make my daughter feel what I know she is — because dropping her off at school this morning almost killed me. “

Her Age Is Unknown

Laura Coates is a native of Saint Paul, Minnesota, who celebrates her birthday every year on July 11th. Despite the fact that she has revealed her date of birth, she has not revealed the year of her birth.

This has sparked a lot of interest in the industry, but Coates’ exact age has remained a mystery.

She is a graduate of Princeton University’s Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs and the University of Minnesota Law School, but little else is known about her.

Biography of Laura Coates

Laura Coates began her legal career in the private sector, where she handled cases ranging from intellectual property litigation to First Amendment concerns to Defamation and Media law in Minnesota and New York.

During her early career, the extraordinary lawyer worked as an Assistant United States Attorney for the District of Columbia and as a Trial Attorney in the Department of Justice’s Civil Rights Division.

Many national outlets carried her commentaries, essays, opinions, and research, including MSNBC, TVOne, The Washington Post, The Boston Herald, and USA Today. She teaches law at the George Washington University Law School as a Professional Lecturer.
Coates has worked as a legal analyst for CNN for a long time. She established The Laura Coates Show, a daily talk show on SiriusXM’s UrbanView, in 2017.

Aside from that, she is a well-known novelist. She has contributed features and research to the Washington Post and the Boston Herald, two of the most widely circulated daily newspapers in the United States.
In January 2016, she published her first book, ‘You Have the Right: A Constitutional Guide to Policing the Police.’ It’s a legal guide in which she cuts through the legalese to assist regular people understand their rights under the 4th, 5th, and 6th Amendments.

Because of its simple language, the rise of obvious police violence, and the 2016 political context, the book became an instant bestseller both inside and beyond the country. People all around the country began reading it as a reference for the laws governing police interaction.

With all of her professional pursuits that add to her net worth, Coates receives a high salary at CNN and SiriusXM. A legal analyst at CNN earns an average yearly income of $51,000, according to Glassdoor.