Harvey Weinstein Could Face Even More Charges. Here Are All the Investigations Looking Into Sexual Assault Allegations

Source: Time

By SAMANTHA COONEY

May 25, 2018

Harvey Weinstein turned himself in for arrest in New York on Friday on charges of rape, criminal sex act, sex abuse and sexual misconduct in cases involving two women.

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An attorney for Weinstein, who has always denied allegations of “any allegations of non-consensual sex,” said on Friday that Weinstein would plead not guilty to all charges filed by Manhattan District Attorney Cyrus Vance Jr. The charges come after a months-long investigation by the New York Police Department, which was launched after the New York Timesand the New Yorker reported in October that dozens of women had accused the Hollywood mogul of sexual harassment and assault.

The allegations against Weinstein sparked the #MeToo movement and a nationwide discussion about sexual assault and harassment, compelling women and men to come forward with their own accusations against other prominent figures.

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  1. How many of these ‘incidents’ could have been avoided, if the ladies would have observed the rule of not being alone with a man in one room? Nearly 100% it seems …

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