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David Caplan
January 17, 2019 - 4:38 pm
NEW YORK (1010WINS/AP) -- Harvey Weinstein's high-profile criminal defense lawyer is leaving the movie producer's rape case weeks after failing to get the charges dismissed. Benjamin Brafman filed court papers on Thursday asking to withdraw as Weinstein's lawyer. The filing came after a week of...
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December 20, 2018 - 10:00 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS/AP) -- A judge in New York did not throw out a sexual assault case against Harvey Weinstein on Thursday. Weinstein and his attorneys wanted the case dismissed. It's been clouded by allegations that police acted improperly in the investigation that led to his arrest. RELATED: '...
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AP Photo/Seth Wenig
November 26, 2018 - 1:55 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Reports say Manhattan District Attorney Cy Vance will not bring financial criminal charges against Harvey Weinstein. RELATED: NYPD shakes up sex crimes unit after Weinstein, staffing woes | Actress Paz de la Huerta sues Harvey Weinstein, alleges rape | Weinstein lawyers try...
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October 11, 2018 - 6:42 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS/AP) -- Prosecutors in New York City abandoned part of their sexual assault case against Harvey Weinstein on Thursday after evidence surfaced that a police detective coached a witness to stay silent about evidence that cast doubt on the account of one of his earliest accusers. “...
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May 30, 2018 - 5:37 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Harvey Weinstein was indicted Wednesday on rape and criminal sex act charges, furthering the first criminal case to arise from a slate of sexual misconduct allegations against the former movie mogul. BREAKING: Manhattan DA: Grand jury indicts Harvey Weinstein in rape case...
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