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Weinstein trial opens with shocking details of alleged attacks on six women

30 days ago   |   By The Guardian

New York prosecutor describes allegations of the women, who she says were ‘groomed' before Weinstein assaulted them Harvey Weinstein was a savvy New York businessman and famous Hollywood producer who used his power and the promise of his largesse within the film industry to groom a succession of naïve and inexperienced women - who he went on to sexually assault and in some cases rape, state prosecutors alleged on Wednesday. In an opening statement lasting over an hour, the New York prosecutor Meghan Hast delivered a devastating and at times shocking account of Weinstein's alleged attacks...
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Harvey Weinstein trial: Prosecutor calls him 'rapist' with 'complete lack of empathy' in blistering opening statement

30 days ago   |   By The Independent

Proceedings could last for more than a month in New York City
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Harvey Weinstein brags his 'good lawyers' will get him a fair trial in rape case

Harvey Weinstein brags his 'good lawyers' will get him a fair trial in rape case

30 days ago   |   By The Mirror

Harvey Weinstein arrived at court in New York on Wednesday to face charges of raping a woman in 2013 and sexually assaulting another in 2006
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Harvey Weinstein branded 'rapist' by prosecutors as they begin making their case at his New York trial

30 days ago   |   By Evening Standard

Harvey Weinstein has been described as a "rapist" and "no match" for his female accusers as prosecutors began making their case at his trial in New York.
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Cases of the coronavirus are spiking outside of China and the World Health...

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Prince Andrew accuser Virginia Roberts says EVERY SINGLE room of Epstein's...

Prince Andrew accuser Virginia Roberts says EVERY SINGLE room of Epstein's mansion was being filmed

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Man charged over Regent's Park mosque stabbing

Man charged over Regent's Park mosque stabbing

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Toddler who was beaten to death by her mother's boyfriend is finally laid to...

Toddler who was beaten to death by her mother's boyfriend is finally laid to rest after two years

Eve Leatherland was just 22 months old when she was killed at her home in Liskeard, Cornwall, in 2017. But her father was only able to bury her earlier this month after a... Read more ...

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Packham's animal rights campaigning has made him a repeat target for thugs, who in the past have also left dead birds and a snared fox corpse outside his Marchwood, New Forest... Read more ...

Giorgio Armani, 85, sparks fury after accusing the fashion industry of...

Giorgio Armani, 85, sparks fury after accusing the fashion industry of 'raping' women

The Italian fashion designer's comments sparked fury and he was accused of diminishing sexual assault during a rant against sexualisation in the industry. Read more ...

Mike Bloomberg says he will release women from 3 non-disclosure agreements...

Mike Bloomberg says he will release women from 3 non-disclosure agreements to address his behavior

After receiving blowback for refusing to release female employees from non-disclosure agreements preventing them from speaking about workplace harassment and misconduct, Mike... Read more ...

The Diamond Princess cruise ship, where at least 634 people caught the...

The Diamond Princess cruise ship, where at least 634 people caught the coronavirus, is setting sail again in April. Here's how it's being cleaned

The Diamond Princess cruise ship incubated more than 630 cases of the novel coronavirus, the largest number of infections outside China. The cruise ship is already planning its... Read more ...

US officials told Bernie Sanders Russia is trying to help him win the...

US officials told Bernie Sanders Russia is trying to help him win the Democratic nomination

US officials told Sen. Bernie Sanders of Vermont that the Russian government is working to help him win the Democratic nomination for president, the Washington Post reported on... Read more ...