Hollywood Harvey Weinstein’s long-anticipated prison trial begins this week in New York Metropolis

Harvey Weinstein’s rape and sexual assault trial, which begins Monday in New York City, has already seen more backstage drama, intrigue, infighting and cast changes than the Hollywood legal thriller that it could very well become one day. It’s been more than two years since bombshell reports from the New York Times and The New Yorker magazine…

From #MeToo to trial: A survey at the autumn of Harvey Weinstein

NEW YORK — As Harvey Weinstein goes through his New York trial on rape and sexual assault charges, here’s a look at the movie mogul’s past and his multiple legal fights. A HOLLYWOOD KINGMAKER: For decades, Weinstein was among the most powerful men in film. Born in Queens, New York, the son of a jewel…

A #MeToo moment: Harvey Weinstein’s rape trial opens

Opening statements and witness testimony are starting in Harvey Weinstein’s New York City rape trialBy MICHAEL R. SISAK and TOM HAYS Associated PressJanuary 22, 2020, 4:43 PM4 min readNEW YORK — Harvey Weinstein arrived at court Wednesday to face the biggest trial of the # MeToo era, with opening statements starting in the rape case…

Hollywood Timeline: Harvey Weinstein’s path to his NYC rape and sexual assault trial – ABC News

It’s been more than two years since bombshell reports from the New York Times and The New Yorker magazine detailed a raft of sexual harassment and assault allegations against Hollywood movie producer Harvey Weinstein and kicked the #MeToo movement into high gear. Since then, numerous high-profile titans of industry have stepped down or been forced…

Harvey Weinstein’s bail elevated over monitoring points

Harvey Weinstein’s bail has been increased from $1 million to $5 million over allegations he violated bail conditions by mishandling his electronic ankle monitorBy MICHAEL R. SISAK Associated PressDecember 11, 2019, 5:41 PM3 min readNEW YORK — Harvey Weinstein’s bail was increased from $1 million to $5 million on Wednesday over allegations he violated bail…

Harvey Weinstein looks in Original York court for sex assault trial

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionUsing a walking frame, Harvey Weinstein arrives for his trial on sexual assault chargesFilm producer Harvey Weinstein has appeared in court in Manhattan to face charges of rape and sexual assault. He has been accused of sexual misconduct by more than 80 women, but faces charges related…

Harvey Weinstein: Backlash over ‚forgotten man‘ comments

Image copyright AFP Image caption Weinstein used a walker at a court appearance last week A group of women, including actors Rose McGowan and Ashley Judd, have hit back at Harvey Weinstein after he described himself as „the forgotten man“.The movie mogul told the New York Post he’d been a „pioneering“ force for females in…

Harvey Weinstein says he is superior females’s film careers

Just days after a tentative $25 million settlement over sexual misconduct claims was announced, Harvey Weinstein is defending what he says is his longtime commitment to advancing women’s careers in the film industryDecember 16, 2019, 5:28 PM3 min readNEW YORK — Harvey Weinstein defended himself as a pioneer in advancing the careers of women in…

Of Course Survivors Aren’t Ecstatic With The Harvey Weinstein Settlement

Scott Heins/Getty Images In October 2017, a pair of concurrent investigations gave platform to the dozens of women who alleged that the producer Harvey Weinstein had sexually harassed, assaulted, and, in some cases, raped them. Rumors about the producer’s actions had swirled around Hollywood for years, but plenty of people believed he would never be…

Hollywood Harvey Weinstein ‚reaches tentative $25m deal with accusers‘

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionWeinstein attended a court hearing on Wednesday using a walking frameFilm mogul Harvey Weinstein has reached a tentative $25m (£19m) settlement with dozens of women who have accused him of sexual misconduct, lawyers have said.About 30 actresses and ex-employees would share the payout in the deal.However, it…