Former producer Harvey Weinstein pleads not guilty as he appears before court charged with rape and sexual assault – TheLiberal.ie – Our News, Your Views
December 15, 2018

Former producer Harvey Weinstein pleads not guilty as he appears before court charged with rape and sexual assault

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The former film producer Harvey Weinstein has pleaded not guilty to rape and sexual assault.

Mr Weinstein who was ordered to appear Manhattan Supreme Court, has issued a plea in the first set of cases brought against him.

The 66 yaar old former producer is facing a number of charges after 70 women accused him of sexual misconduct.

Although Mr Weinstein surrendered himself to a New York police station on 25 May, it is believed he could fave further charges as police authorities in Los Angeles and in the UK have launched separate investigations after a number of accusations were made against Mr Weinstein.

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