Weinstein On Trial
They Each Broke Their Silence About Harvey Weinstein. At His Rape Trial, They’re Finding Support In Each Other.
The Silence Breakers have formed a sisterhood through mutual trauma. This is how they’re surviving.
A Former Production Assistant Said She “Felt Like An Idiot” After Harvey Weinstein Allegedly Raped Her A Second Time
A sexual violence expert previously testified that it’s common for victims to initially blame themselves for what happened.
Kara Young and Rosie Perez testified Friday about their friendships with Annabella Sciorra, who has said Weinstein raped her in the early 1990s.
Harvey Weinstein’s Lawyer Played Up Old Myths About Rape While Questioning The Case’s Star Witness, Annabella Sciorra
The Sopranos actor testified that Weinstein forced his way into her NYC apartment and raped her. His lawyers asked, “Why didn’t you try to run out of the apartment?” “Did you scream?” “Did you hit him?”
Harvey Weinstein’s Lawyers Claim His Alleged Victims — Some Who Lost Their Careers — “Haven’t Been Questioned” Before
During opening statements, prosecutors described in graphic detail Weinstein's alleged history of mistreating women, calling him “a sexual predator and rapist.”
Defense lawyers and prosecutors are expected to deliver opening statements on Jan. 22.
The Judge In The Harvey Weinstein Trial Told Potential Jurors The “Case Is Not A Referendum On #MeToo”
Five people — three men and two women — have been selected to sit on the jury.
The model previously said she’d met Weinstein and Salma Hayek in the past, and that she could remain impartial. Both the prosecution and defense agreed to dismiss her.
After telling the judge that she had previously met Weinstein, Hadid added, "I think I'm still able to keep an open mind on the facts."
What It Was Like For A Potential Juror To Tell The Court He Couldn't Be Impartial In Harvey Weinstein's Rape Trial
"It really was one of those [things] where you feel tension in the room, and no one quite knows … how to be at ease,” Xorje Olivares told BuzzFeed News.
The anthem and its accompanying dance have been performed across Mexico, Colombia, France, Spain, Germany, and Istanbul.
One Of Harvey Weinstein's Possible Jurors Said In Court That Her Friend Had "An Encounter" With Him In A Hotel Room
Weinstein’s legal team is researching potential jurors and dredging up social media posts to check for bias against its client.
In a letter sent Wednesday, Weinstein's lawyer argued the judge's comments were “prejudicial and inflammatory."
"But is this really the way you want to end up in jail for the rest of your life, in violation of a 'do not text in court' rule?"
Even though dozens of women have come forward with allegations of sexual misconduct against Weinstein, the case in New York rests on the allegations of two women.
Weinstein was charged with one felony count each of forcible rape, forcible oral copulation, sexual penetration by use of force, and sexual battery by restraint.