Harvey Weinstein Pleads Not Guilty to Sexual Assault Charges

Harvey Weinstein Pleads Not Guilty to Sexual Assault Charges

Despite investigations in London, Los Angeles and New York, the accounts didn’t result in a prison prosecution, till two weeks in the past, when the Manhattan district legal professional, Cyrus R. Vance Jr., grew to become the primary prosecutor to say he had sufficient proof to arrest Mr. Weinstein. The lead prosecutor, Joan Illuzzi, handed […]

3 Women Accuse Weinstein of Sexual Assault in Federal Suit

three Women Accuse Weinstein of Sexual Assault in Federal Suit

In the lawsuit filed on Friday in Federal District Court in Manhattan, Ms. Thompson stated she first talked to Mr. Weinstein about her digital advertising platform at a gathering in his workplace at 375 Greenwich Street on Sept. 29, 2011. He requested if he “was allowed to flirt” along with her, then caressed her leg […]

3 Women Who Had Encounters With Harvey Weinstein Question Lawyer’s Motives

three Women Who Had Encounters With Harvey Weinstein Question Lawyer’s Motives

Mr. Spiro mentioned that Mr. Grossman had put his title on the engagement letter with out his information. Mr. Grossman, who now not represents Ms. Thompson, mentioned in an e-mail that he didn’t study Mr. Brafman was representing Mr. Weinstein till it was reported on Nov. eight. Mr. Grossman and Ms. Thompson mentioned, amongst different […]

He Fixes the Worst P.R. Crises Imaginable. Then Came Harvey.

He Fixes the Worst P.R. Crises Imaginable. Then Came Harvey.

In the early 1990s, two producers for “Primetime Live,” an ABC information program, received jobs in Food Lion supermarkets and secretly videotaped employees, elevating questions concerning the firm’s meat dealing with practices. Food Lion then went to Mr. Sitrick, who obtained outtakes of the movies and raised questions on ABC’s practices, successfully turning a narrative […]

Weinstein Indicted on Rape and Criminal Sexual Act Charges

Weinstein Indicted on Rape and Criminal Sexual Act Charges

A grand jury voted on Wednesday to indict Harvey Weinstein on prices that he pressured one lady to carry out oral intercourse and raped a second lady at a lodge, the Manhattan district lawyer stated. The indictment, which was anticipated, was handed up lower than every week after the police arrested Mr. Weinstein after a […]

Lawyer Says Weinstein Had a Romantic Relationship With Woman Accusing Him of Rape

Lawyer Says Weinstein Had a Romantic Relationship With Woman Accusing Him of Rape

A lawyer for Harvey Weinstein mentioned on Tuesday that the girl prosecutors say Mr. Weinstein raped at a Manhattan resort in 2013 had a decade-long romantic relationship with him each earlier than and after the alleged assault. The lawyer, Benjamin Brafman, made the statements exterior Manhattan Criminal Court after a closed-door listening to within the […]

The Case Against Harvey Weinstein, Explained

The Case Against Harvey Weinstein, Explained

Why wasn’t Harvey Weinstein jailed forward of trial? His lawyer, Benjamin Brafman, negotiated a bail package deal with the district lawyer’s workplace upfront of the arrest and Judge Kevin McGrath agreed to it. In New York, the one query a choose could take into account in weighing bail is threat of flight, not whether or […]

Harvey Weinstein’s Arrest May Define Manhattan D.A.’s Legacy

Harvey Weinstein’s Arrest May Define Manhattan D.A.’s Legacy

Former members of the intercourse crimes unit mentioned it’s customary process to carefully vet a sufferer’s credibility to keep away from surprises at trial. “You better know everything that might come out,” one mentioned. “It’s not personal.” Manhattan prosecutors had been additionally identified for nixing arrests they felt wouldn’t get up in courtroom. As a […]

Opinion

Opinion

Washington — Con artists have at all times been slithering round. Huckleberry Finn tangled with flimflam males on Mississippi riverboats. There was a flirty snake oil salesman in “Oklahoma!” And Marian the Librarian fell in love with an enthralling charlatan, Professor Harold Hill, in “The Music Man.” It was all a part of an amusing […]

Weinstein in Handcuffs Is a ‘Start to Justice’ for His Accusers

Weinstein in Handcuffs Is a ‘Start to Justice’ for His Accusers

Judith Godrèche, a French actress who lives in Los Angeles, stated she anxious about Mr. Weinstein’s sway for years after she rebuffed his advances on the Cannes movie pageant in 1996. “There are some things you can’t repair: women’s souls and bodies and memories and traumas that are going to be there forever, careers that […]