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More than three dozen women file a lawsuit against writer and director James Toback for sexual abuse
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More than three dozen women file a lawsuit against writer and director James Toback for sexual abuse

Accusations that Toback had engaged in sexual abuse going back years surfaced in late 2017, first reported by the Los Angeles Times as the #MeToo movement gained attention.

Actor Mohan Kapur accused of sexual harassment, victim says, 'His partner (now ex) knew the type of man he was'
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Actor Mohan Kapur accused of sexual harassment, victim says, 'His partner (now ex) knew the type of man he was'

The victim has narrated her ordeal on Twitter and given a detailed account of meeting Kapur for the first time till the time they last spoke in 2020, when she was literally crying.

Prosecution rests case at Harvey Weinstein sex assault trial
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Prosecution rests case at Harvey Weinstein sex assault trial

Jackson said there was ample evidence, including emails the two exchanged in the ensuing years, that Siebel Newsom and Harvey Weinstein had a consensual sexual encounter that she later reframed as rape.

Sheela Priya Seth on Sajid Khan: 'He kept looking at my private parts for about five minutes'
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Sheela Priya Seth on Sajid Khan: 'He kept looking at my private parts for about five minutes'

The actress and model, in a recent statement, spoke about meeting the filmmaker for a potential role and what happened next.

FIR registered against Rakhi Sawant for alleged defamation after Sherlyn Chopra's complaint
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FIR registered against Rakhi Sawant for alleged defamation after Sherlyn Chopra's complaint

On Tuesday, an FIR was registered against Rakhi Sawant and her lawyer at Amboli police station under Indian Penal Code sections 354-A (sexual harassment), 500 (defamation) and sections of Information Technology Act, a police official said.

Sherlyn Chopra calls Rakhi Sawant 'nonsense' after she mocked her complaint against MeToo accused Sajid Khan
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Sherlyn Chopra calls Rakhi Sawant 'nonsense' after she mocked her complaint against MeToo accused Sajid Khan

Talking about Rakhi Sawant while interacting with the press, Sherlyn said, "She just doesn't want to work hard but she will go around media and paparazzi the whole time."

Bigg Boss 16: Will #MeToo accused Sajid Khan ever learn to behave in public?
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Bigg Boss 16: Will #MeToo accused Sajid Khan ever learn to behave in public?

Bigg Boss 16 contestant Sajid Khan abused Gautam Vig after he chose captaincy over food. Guess Sajid Khan doesn’t know that India is home to almost 1/3 of 307 crore people who can't afford a healthy diet worldwide.

The net closes in on Sajid Khan and we’ve only Sherlyn Chopra to thank for it
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The net closes in on Sajid Khan and we’ve only Sherlyn Chopra to thank for it

Ironically, women in the film industry do not feel safe. This is why Sherlyn Chopra must be applauded. To stand there with a hard-earned FIR in her hand after facing the apathy of the law enforcement (who seem strangely in awe of the Khans) it must have felt like a battle won for Ms Chopra.

Tanushree Dutta: 'I feel something weird is going on in Bollywood about me'
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Tanushree Dutta: 'I feel something weird is going on in Bollywood about me'

In an explosive, exclusive interview with Firstpost, Tanushree Dutta, who was the pioneer of the MeToo movement in Bollywood, reveals the deep rooted conspiracy to finish off her career, and perhaps to finish her off too.

Harvey Weinstein's lawyer presses woman over absence of rape evidence
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Harvey Weinstein's lawyer presses woman over absence of rape evidence

Under questioning later from the prosecution, she described “very bad scarring tissue” around Harvey Weinstein’s genitals.

Prosecutor: Women’s stories show Harvey Weinstein’s predatory power
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Prosecutor: Women’s stories show Harvey Weinstein’s predatory power

Harvey Weinstein's attorney Mark Werksman told jurors that what Weinstein did with the women was considered acceptable, “transactional” behavior in Hollywood, where young women were seeking roles and other advantages by having sex with the powerful movie magnate.

Sajid Khan remains shamelessly ensconced in Bigg Boss, while Kevin Spacey wins round one
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Sajid Khan remains shamelessly ensconced in Bigg Boss, while Kevin Spacey wins round one

When Sajid comes out not from jail but Bigg Boss, he has a film waiting to be directed for producer Feroze Nadiadwala.

Sajid Khan in Bigg Boss 16: Is #MeToo a joke in Bollywood?
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Sajid Khan in Bigg Boss 16: Is #MeToo a joke in Bollywood?

Not Just #MeToo accused Sajid Khan, filmmaker Vikas Bahl who was abused of sexual harrasment too came back with Amitabh Bachchan starrer Goodbye. Looks like Bollywood is normalizing sexual abuse.

Sherlyn Chopra files police complaint against MeToo accused Sajid Khan, says Bigg Boss makers ignoring her plea
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Sherlyn Chopra files police complaint against MeToo accused Sajid Khan, says Bigg Boss makers ignoring her plea

Sherlyn Chopra had accused Sajid Khan of sexual harassment earlier as well. The filmmaker’s participation in this year’s Bigg Boss drew angry reactions from industry people like Ali Fazal and Sona Mohapatra.

From Ali Fazal to Sherlyn Chopra, celebrities who have called out #MeToo accused and Bigg Boss 16 contestant Sajid Khan
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From Ali Fazal to Sherlyn Chopra, celebrities who have called out #MeToo accused and Bigg Boss 16 contestant Sajid Khan

Sajid Khan’s participation in Bigg Boss 16 has created an uproar on social media, with demands of his immediate eviction. Ali Fazal has too spoken up on the same.

Rape allegations aired against That '70s Show actor Danny Masterson
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Rape allegations aired against That '70s Show actor Danny Masterson

Cohen urged the jurors not to consider Masterson’s affiliation with the Church of Scientology and its relationship to the case, while Mueller said that it helped explain why the women — all former members of the church — waited so long to report the incidents.

That '70s Show actor Danny Masterson on trial on 3 rape charges
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That '70s Show actor Danny Masterson on trial on 3 rape charges

Danny Masterson is charged with raping the women between 2001 and 2003 in his home, which functioned as a social hub when he was at the height of his fame.

Harvey Weinstein held in 'medieval' conditions ahead of court: Lawyer
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Harvey Weinstein held in 'medieval' conditions ahead of court: Lawyer

Judge Lisa Lench said she would talk to sheriff's deputies, who are in charge of detaining Harvey Weinstein while he is on trial.

Explained: What makes the #MeToo movement in Bollywood different from Hollywood!
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Explained: What makes the #MeToo movement in Bollywood different from Hollywood!

Victims of both the industries have shown immense courage to call the influential out, but the aftermath has been shockingly opposite.

Hollywood actor Kevin Spacey in #MeToo trial: What is the case against him?
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Hollywood actor Kevin Spacey in #MeToo trial: What is the case against him?

Anthony Rapp, an actor who made Broadway debut at the age of 10, has accused Kevin Spacey of assaulting him at a party when the former was 14 years old