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 McGowan and Arquette accumulate as Weinstein trial approaches

Rose McGowan and Rosanna Arquette are among the more prominent women to accuse Harvey Weinstein of sexual misconductBy JOHN CARUCCI Associated PressJanuary 4, 2020, 5:53 PM4 min readNEW YORK — Rose McGowan doesn’t plan be in the courtroom when Harvey Weinstein’s criminal trial starts next week: One of Weinstein’s most prominent accusers, McGowan says the…

Hollywood McGowan and Arquette replicate as Weinstein trial approaches

Rose McGowan and Rosanna Arquette are among the more prominent women to accuse Harvey Weinstein of sexual misconductBy JOHN CARUCCI Associated PressJanuary 5, 2020, 1:47 AM4 min readNEW YORK — Rose McGowan doesn’t plan be in the courtroom when Harvey Weinstein’s criminal trial starts next week: One of Weinstein’s most prominent accusers, McGowan says the…

Hollywood Weinstein’s reckoning: Trial looms 2 years after #MeToo wave

NEW YORK — More than two years after a wave of sexual assault allegations against Harvey Weinstein ushered in the #MeToo movement, the disgraced movie mogul faces another reckoning: a criminal trial that could him put him behind bars for the rest of his life. Jury selection is scheduled to start this week in New…