Source: Los Angeles – AFP
Directed to Former Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein She is charged with a third sexual assault, as part of a case in which Los Angeles prosecutors are investigating.
“We continue to prepare and enhance our case,” said Los Angeles Attorney General Jackie Lacey.
She was directed to the former producer, imprisoned in New York State After being convicted of sexual assault and rape charges, Three charges of sexual assault before a judicial in California, according to what the public prosecutor announced.
Weinstein is accused of a sexual assault of an unidentified woman in Beverly Hills in May 2010.
The new charge unveiled yesterday, Friday, adds to two previous accusations we announced last January.
He accused the former producer of forcibly entering a woman’s room in a hotel and raping her on February 18, 2013 and of assaulting another woman the next day in a hotel room in Beverly Hills.
Weinstein denies that he was older than that, stressing that all of his relations came by mutual consent.
“If we discover new evidence of crimes that were not known as is the case here, we will conduct an investigation and determine whether new charges are necessary,” Lacey said.
No date has yet been set for the start of the trial, but the public prosecutor’s office confirmed Friday that it had proceeded with a request to transfer Weinstein.
In this new dossier, Harvey Weinstein faces a possible 29-year prison sentence.
Has been About 90 women have so far been accused of Einstein of harassment Gender assault or rape. But most of these cases are covered over time.