Harvey Weinstein

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February 20, 2019 - 2:24 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — A judge who ruled that an aspiring actress can use sex trafficking laws to sue Harvey Weinstein will hear lawyers argue whether his decision can be appealed before trial. RELATED: Weinstein lawyers argue against sex trafficking claim | John Malkovich to star in Weinstein-inspired...
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January 29, 2019 - 2:53 pm
NEW YORK (AP) -- Harvey Weinstein's lawyers said the movie mogul is not a sex trafficker, despite claims in a class-action lawsuit. The lawyers in a court filing late Monday urged U.S. District Judge Alvin K. Hellerstein to toss out civil claims by women that claim Weinstein tried to coerce sex in...
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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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December 19, 2018 - 5:09 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — If Harvey Weinstein were in charge of the script, he'd be walking out of a court hearing Thursday free of the criminal charges threatening to put him behind bars. The Hollywood producer-turned-#MeToo pariah is putting on his fiercest campaign yet to convince a New York judge to...
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December 07, 2018 - 6:03 pm
NEW YORK (AP) -- A woman who claims Harvey Weinstein raped her in 2013 attended one of his screenings the same day of the alleged assault, Weinstein's lawyers said Friday in a letter to a New York City judge overseeing his criminal case. The letter says a friend of the alleged victim received an...
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November 29, 2018 - 5:40 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Harvey Weinstein's lawyer says his sexual assault case has devolved into a mess of lying witnesses and hidden evidence and should be thrown out. In a court filing Thursday, lawyer Benjamin Brafman said defense investigators had turned up evidence raising doubts about Weinstein's...
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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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November 13, 2018 - 6:11 pm
LOS ANGELES (1010 WINS/AP) -- Actress Paz de la Huerta is suing Harvey Weinstein, saying the movie mogul raped her, harassed her and hurt her career. The lawsuit filed Tuesday in Los Angeles Superior Court alleges Weinstein raped de la Huerta twice in New York in December 2010. Police said last...
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November 05, 2018 - 7:23 pm
Harvey Weinstein's lawyers asked Monday for a chance to question in court the former lead detective in his sexual assault case and the head of New York City's special victims division, arguing the case has been "irreparably tainted" by police misconduct and should be thrown out.
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