Harvey Weinstein accused of rape in new class-action lawsuit

Bob Weinstein and Harvey WeinsteinMIRAMAX INTERNATIONAL AFM PARTY SANTA MONICA AMERICA- 05 NOV 2004

Harvey Weinstein has been hit with another sexual misconduct and assault complaint just days after he was indicted for his actions in NY - and this one comes with an alleged video.

In the lawsuit, filed June 1, 2018, in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of NY, the plaintiffs state they were lured by Miramax or TWC employees and isolated with Weinstein in his office and hotel rooms to discuss involvement in a project.

He has pleaded not guilty to charges of rape and criminal sexual acts in NY, and faces up to 25 years in prison on those charges.

Thompson was recording video at the time of the meeting as part of a digital technology pitch she was making to the disgraced producer.

In the United States against a well-known American film producer Harvey Weinstein has filed a new lawsuit allegations of sexual abuse. It said Thompson, feeling cornered but wanting to finish the demonstration, responded: "Ummmmm".

Prominent homebuilder, wife, grandson presumed dead in fatal Hamptons plane crash
The cause of the crash is being investigated by the Federal Aviation Administration and the National Transportation Safety Board. The plane has not been recovered, however, debris has been found in the surrounding areas, Mr.

Larissa Gomes, the third woman, alleged in the lawsuit that she was meeting with Weinstein to discuss career opportunities in the film industry but was held in his hotel room, as well as threatened, battered and assaulted.

Thompson didn't report the alleged encounter to police on the time as a result of, the lawsuit stated, she feared Weinstein's wrath.

For years, Weinstein faced accusations of rape, sexual assault and sexual misconduct.

The 66-year-old is already faced with a class action lawsuit filed by six women in California, while he has been indicted on rape charges in NY. They are seeking unspecified damages. Weinstein has denied ever engaging in nonconsensual sex, and a Weinstein lawyer said Friday he would move to dismiss the new suit. Weinstein has denied sexually assaulting anyone.

Weinstein is now free on $1 million bail.

Memorial Tournament -- Tiger Woods cards 4-under 68 in third round
That left DeChambeau with an eight-foot putt for par and the title but it drifted left and he signed for a one-under 71. Cantlay made two eagles, including a hole-in-one on the par-3 eighth.

On Wednesday, Weinstein was indicted and charged with several counts of rape and sexual assault.

Gomes says she told Weinstein, "I think I should go now, my boyfriend is waiting for me, and he will be anxious", but that he forcibly tried to kiss her before she fled.

In response, Weinstein's lawyer Benjamin Brafman, said in a statement that he was not surprised by the indictment.

The second of the suit's plaintiffs, Caitlin Dulany, met Weinstein at Miramax in 1996.

Elizabeth Fegan, a partner at Hagens Berman, said "we are working to see a day of justice for the hundreds of women who were exploited for Weinstein´s sexual gratification and silenced by this ring of conspirators".

Taliban, Afghan officials in ceasefire talks: US general
A wounded Afghan girl receives treatment after the attack on the interior ministry building in Kabul on Wednesday. Daesh said it was behind the attack, but provided no immediate evidence for its claim.

Related News:

  • 30-year-old evicted by parents finally leaves home

    30-year-old evicted by parents finally leaves home

    The 30-year-old man who was evicted from his parents' home has finally left, hours before a court-ordered deadline. Rotondo refused the judge's request to work things out directly with his parents, who sat quietly nearby.
    'Cholent' makes an appearance at Scripps National Spelling Bee

    'Cholent' makes an appearance at Scripps National Spelling Bee

    Another Indian-American, Atman Balakrishnan, the 12-year-old son of 1985 champion Balu Natarajan, did not advance to the finals. After her defeat, she was swarmed by dozens of current and former spellers who wished her well, smiling throughout.
    United States  imposes steel, aluminum tariffs on EU, Canada, Mexico

    United States imposes steel, aluminum tariffs on EU, Canada, Mexico

    Tariffs on steel and aluminum imports to the USA can help local producers of the metals by making foreign products more expensive. But the broader market sank because of trade war fears.
  • China warns US no deal if tariffs go ahead

    China warns US no deal if tariffs go ahead

    Xinhua said in a separate commentary that the United States should not test China with any further flip-flops or provocations. The warning came following a meeting between US Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross and Chinese Vice Premier Liu He in Beijing .
    Remains of decapitated Pompeii victim found

    Remains of decapitated Pompeii victim found

    The team had found illegal tunnels dug by illicit treasure seekers and began excavating the area to protect the artifacts there. As of this writing, the man's head remains buried under the stone, and it is unclear when, or if, it will be removed.
    Will plus size smartphone feature iPhone X's best design feature?

    Will plus size smartphone feature iPhone X's best design feature?

    Verizon Wireless Inc., for the third year in a row, will be the exclusive US carrier partner for the new Pixels, the people said. Phone Designer focused at first on the larger Pixel 3 XL phone, since that's the more desirable model each year.
  • Fornite is coming to Nintendo Switch

    Fornite is coming to Nintendo Switch

    Since its release a year ago , Fortnite has become hugely popular and has released on PS4, Xbox One , PC, iOS and, soon, Android. There are have been quite a few "leaks" of Nintendo's E3 games and Fortnite always appears on them, because, well, it's obvious.
    Games With Gold for June include Assassin’s Creed Chronicles: Russia, Smite Gold

    Games With Gold for June include Assassin’s Creed Chronicles: Russia, Smite Gold

    Assassin's Creed Chronicles: Russia is the biggest highlight of the current crop, which will be free June 1 through June 30. This line-up had already been leaked via a post on the German version of Xbox Wire.
    Liberman en route to Moscow in bid against Iranian entrenchment in Syria

    Liberman en route to Moscow in bid against Iranian entrenchment in Syria

    He said that Syria's air defenses were now much stronger than before thanks to Russian Federation . But tracts remain outside his control at the borders with Iraq, Jordan and Turkey.
  • Braden Holtby's 'save of the season' leaves Alex Ovechkin speechless

    Braden Holtby's 'save of the season' leaves Alex Ovechkin speechless

    The Capitals also fell behind 1-0 to the Pittsburgh Penguins - their playoff nemesis - in the second round. Part of that was obviously because of the curiosity of seeing Vegas - and not Winnipeg - in the final.
    Rockets level up Western Conference finals in dramatic game four

    Rockets level up Western Conference finals in dramatic game four

    The Rockets will take a 3-2 series lead back to Oakland, Calif., with a chance to close out the defending champions on Saturday. The Rockets' other leader, Chris Paul, was on the bench for the final 22.4 seconds due to a right hamstring injury.
    Warriors await word on top defender Iguodala as LeBron looms

    Warriors await word on top defender Iguodala as LeBron looms

    As Durant, driving left, turned the corner on Green, he met LeBron James in the lane, where the two superstars collided. He made 19 of 32 shots, added eight rebounds and eight assists and played almost 48 minutes for a third straight game.


Most liked

Tariffs row with Canada 'family quarrel'
Morneau has said Ottawa is buying the project from Kinder Morgan Canada in order to help the expansion overcome political risks. Canada , China and the European Union also announced they will address these actions at the World Trade Organization .

Roberto Firmino Grabs Beautiful Goal For Brazil In Anfield
Tite said Neymar must be "a protagonist" for his country but added that the others players must also step up. Brazil have Neymar on the bench and he is expected to come on at half time.

U.S. ends steel, aluminum import tariff exemption on EU, Canada, Mexico
The EU earlier threatened to counter punch by targeting U.S. products, including Kentucky bourbon, blue jeans and motorcycles. Mexico struck back swiftly after the United States announced today that it would impose tariffs on Mexican metal imports.

Ex-Chelsea defender Sinclair: Hazard needs Real Madrid move
But whether the easy-going, fan-hugging German fits the bill at Europe's most successful club remains to be seen. Germany boss Joachim Low meanwhile has ruled himself out of the running to become the next Real manager.

Kanye West Addresses Tristan Thompson's Cheating Scandal on 'Ye'
Wes suggested Kanye call the project LOVE EVERYONE , to which the father-of-three replied: 'I love that'. Not too long before you'll be able to give that thing a listen yourself.

Russian Federation hints Iranian army should not stay on Israel’s border
Joint airstrikes on chemical weapons facilities were carried out by the US, UK and France following the alleged poison gas attack. Asked if he had a similar nickname for Trump, Assad replied: "This is not my language, so I can not use similar language".

Giuliani Says Origin Of Mueller Probe Was 'Illegitimate'
The president was referring to the 13 investigators - of the 17 total members on Mueller's team - who have registered as Democrats.

Hawaii officials order some residents to flee from fast lava
About 2,500 people have been evacuated since Kilauea Volcano erupted more than three weeks ago, according to Magno. Around 1:30 a.m., civil defense warned the lava could reach Beach Road near Four Corners within four to six hours.

'Active Shooter' video game pulled after backlash
She may team up with another Mercer Island resident to start programs that would help prevent school shootings , she said. The statement concluded by noting that Steam will soon have a "broader conversation" about their content policies.

King James rules the court in heroic Game One defeat
And then tonight in the finals on the biggest stage, when our team played well, played our (butt) off, man, it ain't right. James answered with an impressive drive, changing hands in midair before scoring to give the Cavs the lead.

President Trump holds a rally in Nashville
Blackburn has been trying to jump from the House to the Senate, where she hopes to occupy Senator Bob Corker's empty seat. Have you seen what they're doing to us? Not now, not ever. "We have been very pleased with the response to that".

Andrew Lincoln will leave 'The Walking Dead' during season 9
Cohan's contract negotiations with AMC stalled, leading her instead to sign on to the new ABC series Whiskey Cavalier . Grimes will, Collider claims, be phased out of the show and will only appear in a handful of episodes in season nine.

U.S., North Korea to hold second day of nuclear talks
He is the vice chairman of the Workers' Party of Korea Central Committee responsible for South Korean affairs. He and Pompeo had discussions over dinner of steak, corn and cheese on Wednesday, Pompeo said in a tweet .

Kim Kardashian Meeting With Trump to Discuss Pardoning Alice Marie Johnson
Johnson's future and hopeful that she - and so many like her - will get a second chance at life ". Johnson is now sentenced to life in prison at the Aliceville Correctional Facility in Alabama.

Father of child in 'Spiderman' rescue was playing Pokemon Go
Paris Mayor Anne Hidalgo was among many who praised the 22-year-old's fearless act, calling him an "example for all citizens". For many, the question was how the 4-year-old boy had been able to climb over the balcony's railing in the first place.