Harvey Weinstein Won’t Face Charges Over Groping Allegations

Harvey Weinstein Sexual Assult Charges
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Harvey Weinstein will not be charged in an incident in which a 22-year-old Italian model claimed he groped her during a meeting in Tribeca on March 27, prosecutors said on Friday.

“This case was taken seriously from the outset, with a thorough investigation conducted by our Sex Crimes Unit,” said Joan Vollero, spokeswoman for the Manhattan District Attorney’s Office. “After analyzing the available evidence, including multiple interviews with both parties, a criminal charge is not supported.”

Police questioned Weinstein the day after the alleged incident. The woman accused the Weinstein Co. boss of touching her breasts and hips, police confirmed. The Daily News, which broke the story, reported that the incident took place at around 6 p.m. Friday at the Tribeca Film Center. The Daily News later reported that police arranged for the woman to later call Weinstein and confront him about the incident.

Weinstein is a towering figure in the film world. As the founder of Miramax and later the Weinstein Co., he has overseen such influential and award-winning films as “Pulp Fiction,” “The King’s Speech” and “The Artist.” He is married to fashion designer Georgina Chapman.

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  1. I DID NOT BELIEVE IT FOR A MOMENT .THE NUMBER OF PEOPLE MAKING FALSE ACCUSATIONS FOR PUBLICITY AND MAINLY CASH IS RIDICULOUS PHILIP NEVITSKY MANCHESTER ENGLAND

  2. Mer Luchador says:

    100% this gun control lefty got help from his buddy Obummer

    • JK says:

      @Mer Luchador 100% you are just an ignorant republican with no real knowledge of anything but Fox news lies. That’s all

  3. J.E. Vizzusi says:

    “Now that’s Pulp Fiction!

  4. Truth Teller says:

    95% chance money changed hands here.

  5. D says:

    Of course he won’t just like other CEOs and senior level execs around town the sexually assault or have others do sexual deeds for “promotions” or new job opps. Take a look at the VP/SVP hiring a over the past year. You’ll find a handful of proven examples of you dig deep enough.

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