Harvey Instantphoto: Steven Hirsch / AP
The district Prosecutor’s office in Manhattan charged three new charges against Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein. On Monday, July 2, according to Variety.
The charges were filed after a statement said the woman, who said that Weinstein had raped her in 2006. According to her, the producer was forcibly engaged her in oral sex.
“A jury has nominated Harvey Weinstein case in the most serious counts relating to sexual violence that exist in the criminal law of new York. This was made possible thanks to the incredible courage of those who survived this violence,” said Prosecutor Cyrus Vance.
Previously Vistana was charged with three offences committed against two women, including rape and forced oral sex. According to the old charges, he faces a prison sentence up to 25 years. Now the producer faces life imprisonment.
Rape Weinstein told at least eight women over 80 reported sexual harassment by a producer. In court, he will respond according to the statements by the three persons.
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