The verdict comes after a Los Angeles jury heard testimony from around 50 witnesses, including four women who accused Weinstein of sexual assault.
Nick Carter Allegedly Raped A 17-Year-Old Girl On A Backstreet Boys Tour Bus In 2001, A New Lawsuit Claims
"The last 21 years have been filled with pain, confusion, frustration, shame, and self-harm that are a direct result of Nick Carter raping me," Shannon Ruth, now 39, said.
The California Governor's Wife, Jennifer Siebel Newsom, Testified About How Harvey Weinstein Allegedly Raped Her
"Horror. Horror. I’m trembling, I’m like a rock, I’m frigid. This is my worst nightmare," Siebel Newsom told the jury.
Oscar-Winning Filmmaker Paul Haggis Has Been Ordered To Pay $7.5 Million To A Woman Who Said He Raped Her
The verdict comes just months after Haggis, who is best known as the director, screenwriter, and producer of the movie Crash, was arrested in Italy on suspicion of sexual assault.
Prosecutors In Harvey Weinstein’s Second Rape Trial Opened With Gutting Testimony From His Alleged Victims, Which Defense Attorneys Promised To Make “Evaporate” Under Scrutiny
Weinstein’s attorney told jurors that the prosecution’s case is a “firehose ... designed to shock and awe” and that each allegation is a “weak and unsubstantiated trickle that will evaporate upon your close scrutiny.”
“Never heard of it before," one potential male juror said when asked about the #MeToo movement.
Jennifer Siebel Newsom, The Wife Of The California Governor, Will Testify Against Harvey Weinstein At His Sexual Assault Trial In Los Angeles
BuzzFeed News has confirmed that Siebel Newsom is "Jane Doe #4" and accusing Weinstein of forcible oral copulation and forcible rape.
Harvey Weinstein’s Second Trial For Rape And Sexual Assault Charges Begins Next Week. Here’s What You Need To Know.
After being convicted of sexually assaulting two women in New York, the former movie producer is facing criminal charges related to five other women in Los Angeles.
Anthony Rapp, best known for his role in the original Broadway cast of Rent, said Kevin Spacey sexually assaulted him when he was 14 years old.
A Hollywood TV Producer Was Arrested For Allegedly Assaulting Several Women After Luring Them To His Home For Photo Shoots
Police described the producer, Eric Weinberg, as a "serial sexual assault suspect," saying he approached women at grocery stores, coffee shops, and other public places "under the guise of being a photographer."
The Johnny Depp defamation verdict against Amber Heard was a gutting experience.
People seem to be forgetting that there are two real people in the midst of this who are having to relive the worst parts of their relationship.
Congress Has Closed The Loophole That Allowed Federal Officers To Claim Sex With A Detainee Is Consensual
After BuzzFeed News reported that the loophole existed in 35 states in 2018, six states changed their police sexual misconduct laws and the federal bill was first proposed.
Cosby was released last June after Pennsylvania's Supreme Court overturned his rape conviction, ruling that his constitutional rights had been violated during the prosecution.
In a rare bipartisan move, the Senate sent a bill ending forced arbitration for sexual misconduct claims to President Joe Biden.
When New York’s attorney general was accused of abusing women, one friend decided that instead of cutting him out of her life, she would try to make him reckon with the harm he inflicted. The experiment they undertook underscores the tantalizing promise — and the painful limitations — of moral redemption for men outed by #MeToo.
Many researchers dream of one day working at the Smithsonian’s facility in Panama. But 16 women scientists told BuzzFeed News that their experiences there were nightmares ruled by prominent men who exploited their powers.
Mexican Influencers Are Getting Called Out For Promoting Abuse. Has the Country’s #MeToo Movement Finally Turned a Corner?
Some of Mexico's most popular influencers are being accused of sexual assault — but many of the women who speak out are getting victim-blamed.
In this story from I Hold a Wolf by the Ears, a man tries to convince his wife her anger isn’t real.
“I felt the movie drifting in this direction of gaslighting, domestic abuse, and women not being believed or feeling like there's an unseen threat,” writer-director Leigh Whannell told BuzzFeed News. (LOTS OF Spoilers ahead!)
In its final season, BoJack Horseman holds BoJack — and those of us watching in the real world — to account. (Spoilers!)
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 former vice president did not directly address the broader issues of the #MeToo movement in his response at Wednesday's Democratic presidential debate.
Instagram Won’t Say Whether It Will Protect The Identity Of An Anonymous Account Sharing #MeToo Allegations
Emails seen by BuzzFeed News show that Instagram offered support and reassurances to anonymous accounts naming sexual harassers — and then walked back when the courts got involved.
How two books by New York Times reporters stack up on one of the most complex issues to write about in 2019.
The 23-Year-Old “MeToo” DIY Rape Kit Founder Says She’ll Fight Law Enforcement’s Demands That She Stop Advertising
Several attorneys general have slammed the makers of DIY rape kits, saying they are profiting from misleading sexual assault survivors and depriving them of justice.
“There are these certain men who, when they mess up they kind of go, ‘Oops, sorry, my bad,’ and then just resume their place in line,” Munn told BuzzFeed News.
Seven leaders of the MeTooSTEM group have resigned, citing a lack of transparency and the founder’s combative tweets.
Silicon Valley says it’s committed to improving diversity, but high-profile male executives accused of sexual misconduct are getting second chances. Some advocates are wondering why.
Kihuen, who was accused of sexual harassment by multiple women, lost the primary for a Las Vegas City Council seat by five votes.