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Accused of raping a female producer Harvey Weinstein said that he has about 40 messages in the Internet mail proving his innocence. His lawyers sought the right to publish the evidence, reports TMZ on Thursday, 2 August.
It is noted that the mail producer is the letter from the alleged victim, sent him after the rape. The texts allegedly show that the woman was expressing affection and love for Weinstein.
Hollywood businessman can’t provide proof because enjoyed work email The Weinstein Company, not personal, and after his retirement from the company he was denied access. When his lawyers demanded to publish letters, the court forbade it. Protection Weinstein is seeking the abolition of the judge’s decision and publication of the texts.
May 25 Weinstein surrendered to the police in new York and was released on bail of one million dollars. He was charged with raping one woman and forced to perform oral sex to the other. The second victim — the actress Lucia Evans (“Uncle Max”, “Zombie hotel”). The first name is not disclosed. In July, the producer, brought three new allegations of sexual abuse.
Rape Weinstein told at least eight women over 80 reported sexual harassment by a producer.
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