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Harvey Weinstein denies sexual assault charges in Los Angeles court
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Harvey Weinstein denies sexual assault charges in Los Angeles court

Harvey Weinstein is already serving a lengthy jail term in New York for rape.

LA judge rejects sexual assault account in indictment of Harvey Weinstein, says its outside statute of limitations
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LA judge rejects sexual assault account in indictment of Harvey Weinstein, says its outside statute of limitations

While the count is a small part of the case, dismissing it removes one of five accusers from Harvey Weinstein’s forthcoming trial.

Explained: How one out of 11 charges against Harvey Weinstein got dismissed in LA court
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Explained: How one out of 11 charges against Harvey Weinstein got dismissed in LA court

The judge agreed with Harvey Weinstein's defense attorneys that a count alleging sexual battery by restraint in May of 2010 was too old, and outside the statute of limitations.

Harvey Weinstein pleads not guilty to rape, sexual assault charges in Los Angeles court
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Harvey Weinstein pleads not guilty to rape, sexual assault charges in Los Angeles court

Weinstein's attorney filed documents for dismissal of three of the several charges against the disgraced movie mogul, saying they were beyond the statute of limitations.

For #MeToo attorneys representing survivors, pandemic year is the biggest they have had
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For #MeToo attorneys representing survivors, pandemic year is the biggest they have had

When the Harvey Weinstein revelations erupted in October 2017, launching the reckoning that became known as the #MeToo movement, it caused a "sea change", Debra Katz says.

#MeToo activists worry acquittal of Bill Cosby could wither movement's hard-won momentum
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#MeToo activists worry acquittal of Bill Cosby could wither movement's hard-won momentum

When America watched Bill Cosby — once 'America’s Dad' — go off to prison nearly three years ago, it was perhaps the most stunning development yet of the nascent #MeToo movement, which had emerged in late 2017 with allegations against Hollywood mogul Harvey Weinstein.

Harvey Weinstein’s extradition to California approved; movie mogul to face additional sexual assault charges
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Harvey Weinstein’s extradition to California approved; movie mogul to face additional sexual assault charges

The judge said there was no reason to delay Harvey Weinstein’s transfer any longer, denying his lawyer’s request to keep him at a state prison near Buffalo.

Harvey Weinstein faces new indictment in LA; decision on his extradition from NY delayed
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Harvey Weinstein faces new indictment in LA; decision on his extradition from NY delayed

The new indictment contains the same 11 counts involving the same five unnamed women as the previous criminal complaint against Harvey Weinstein.

New York Times journalists, who won Pulitzers for Harvey Weinstein investigation, to release book on reporting
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New York Times journalists, who won Pulitzers for Harvey Weinstein investigation, to release book on reporting

Chasing the Truth: A Young Journalist’s Guide to Investigative Reporting, by Jodi Kantor and Megan Twohey, will be published on 14 September by Philomel, an imprint of Penguin Young Readers.

Harvey Weinstein accuser demands deposition days after US court approves settlement amount
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Harvey Weinstein accuser demands deposition days after US court approves settlement amount

Alexandra Canosa, who had accused Harvey Weinstein of sexual assault, maintained in court papers that depositions will help her decide whether to accept a settlement.

US court approves $17 mn payout to Harvey Weinstein's accusers under the company liquidation plan
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US court approves $17 mn payout to Harvey Weinstein's accusers under the company liquidation plan

US Bankruptcy Court approved the plan, saying that without the settlement, Harvey Weinstein's accusers would get "minimal, if any, recovery."

Harvey Weinstein accuser who testified against him at his trial files lawsuit seeking damages
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Harvey Weinstein accuser who testified against him at his trial files lawsuit seeking damages

The woman brought the lawsuit in Manhattan federal court, seeking unspecified damages for sexual attacks she described from the witness stand at Harvey Weinstein's trial earlier this year.

Harvey Weinstein charged with three new counts of rape in California, faces a total of 11 cases now
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Harvey Weinstein charged with three new counts of rape in California, faces a total of 11 cases now

"At this moment we cannot comment on the additional charges until we learn more about them," Harvey Weinstein's spokesman said

#MeToo on screen: How documentaries like Athlete A, Leaving Neverland have foregrounded survivors' narratives
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#MeToo on screen: How documentaries like Athlete A, Leaving Neverland have foregrounded survivors' narratives

The #MeToo and Time's Up movements sparked a paradigm shift, bringing some hope to the stories of survivors. In this two-part series, we look at documentary and fiction films which foregrounded the narratives of survivors while raising questions about the pervasive complicity machines that protected the Weinsteins of the world.

#MeToo on screen: From Bombshell to The Assistant, Hollywood's fictional examinations of the movement
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#MeToo on screen: From Bombshell to The Assistant, Hollywood's fictional examinations of the movement

The #MeToo and Time's Up movements sparked a paradigm shift, bringing some hope to the stories of survivors. In this two-part series, we look at documentary and fiction films which foregrounded the narratives of survivors while raising questions about the pervasive complicity machines that protected the Weinsteins of the world.

Ashley Judd can pursue sexual harassment lawsuit against Harvey Weinstein, court rules
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Ashley Judd can pursue sexual harassment lawsuit against Harvey Weinstein, court rules

A federal appeals court reinstated a major part of Ashley Judd’s lawsuit against Harvey Weinstein, finding the producer had power over the actor which should make her able to sue under a California sexual harassment law.

Judge rejects Harvey Weinstein's $18.9 mn civil settlement, says it would be 'unfair' to survivors
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Judge rejects Harvey Weinstein's $18.9 mn civil settlement, says it would be 'unfair' to survivors

The US judge said the settlement would be 'unfair' to women who Harvey Weinstein raped or sexually abused, because it treats them no different from women who had merely met him.

Two sexual misconduct lawsuits against Harvey Weinstein settled for $19 million, state NY attorneys
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Two sexual misconduct lawsuits against Harvey Weinstein settled for $19 million, state NY attorneys

The settlement would resolve a lawsuit filed against Harvey Weinstein, his production company, and his brother in 2018

Harvey Weinstein hit with four additional charges of sexual assault, including rape of a minor
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Harvey Weinstein hit with four additional charges of sexual assault, including rape of a minor

Harvey Weinstein, the Oscar-winning producer of Shakespeare in Love, was convicted of raping an aspiring actress in 2013 and forcibly performing oral sex on a TV and film production assistant in 2006.