• World exclusive: Video shows Harvey Weinstein behaving inappropriately with businesswoman
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    Sky News

    World exclusive: Video shows Harvey Weinstein behaving inappropriately with businesswoman

    Sky News has obtained a video that shows Harvey Weinstein behaving inappropriately with a young woman at a business meeting. The footage, which has never been broadcast before, shows him hugging, touching and making sexually suggestive comments to 28-year-old Melissa Thompson. Ms Thompson was at The Weinstein Company offices in New York in September 2011 to pitch her tech start-up company's new video and analytics service.

  • Harvey Weinstein London 'victims' quizzed by Met Police detectives in US
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    Evening Standard

    Harvey Weinstein London 'victims' quizzed by Met Police detectives in US

    Scotland Yard detectives investigating disgraced film producer Harvey Weinstein have flown to the United States to interview his alleged victims, the Evening Standard can reveal. The police team has spoken to a number of women who claim they were assaulted by Weinstein when he visited London for events such as film premieres. Among his alleged victims is the actress Uma Thurman, who has claimed he attacked her in his Savoy hotel suite in the mid-Nineties.

  • Rosanna Arquette brands Asia Argento sexual assault allegations 'a set up'
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    Ben Arnold

    Rosanna Arquette brands Asia Argento sexual assault allegations 'a set up'

    Rosanna Arquette has called the sexual assault allegations that have emerged against actress Asia Argento 'a set up'.

  • Film mogul Weinstein appears handcuffed in court to face rape charges
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    Film mogul Weinstein appears handcuffed in court to face rape charges

    Movie mogul Harvey Weinstein appeared in handcuffs in a New York court on Friday to face charges of rape and other sex crimes against two of the scores of women who have accused him of misconduct, ending his reign as a Hollywood kingpin. Weinstein, the 66-year-old co-founder of the Miramax film studio and the Weinstein Co, intends to plead not guilty to the charges, his attorney, Benjamin Brafman, told reporters outside the Manhattan courthouse. Prosecutors charged him with two counts of rape and one count of a criminal sexual act following a months-long investigation with the New York Police Department.

  • Film mogul Weinstein appears handcuffed in court to face rape charges
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    Film mogul Weinstein appears handcuffed in court to face rape charges

    By Alice Popovici and Karen Freifeld NEW YORK (Reuters) - Movie mogul Harvey Weinstein appeared in handcuffs in a New York court on Friday to face charges of rape and other sex crimes against two of the scores of women who have accused him of misconduct, ending his reign as a Hollywood kingpin. Weinstein, the 66-year-old co-founder of the Miramax film studio and the Weinstein Co, intends to plead not guilty to the charges, his attorney, Benjamin Brafman, told reporters outside the Manhattan courthouse. Prosecutors charged him with two counts of rape and one count of a criminal sexual act following a months-long investigation with the New York Police Department.