In september 2017, which began in the allegations of sexual abuse and rape, come to light vis-à-vis the us filmmogulen Harvey Weinstein, 67.
a number of well-known actors, including Ashley Judd, Rose McGowan and Carmen Electra – step to the front and to the accused, and the well-known producer of harassment and abuse.
it was starktskottet at the metoo, the movement which then swept over the world.
Now, two-and-a-half years later, out of the judgment against Harvey Weinstein – and finally lands on a 23-year prison sentence for sexual assault and rape, and announced to the judge James A. Burke of the onsdagseftermiddagen, sweden.
Insisted on a five-year jail
at the end of February, came the verdict, after more than a month's trial. The jury will judge when the film producer responsible for one of the cases of rape and one of sexual assault. According to the laws of the united states was able Was to have been given up to 29 years in prison for those two crimes he was convicted of. Filmproducentens the lawyers, in turn, insisted on a minimum sentence – five years in prison.
Since the decision has Harvey Weinstein has been in custody in New York pending completion of the penalty should be. Immediately after the verdict, at the end of February, went to filmmogulen to the hospital with chest pains. Subsequently, he underwent a heart surgery before he was sent back to prison.
a Total of 75 women had come forward and accused Harvey Weinstein of child sexual abuse. Of the women he has been accused of everything from molestation to rape.
it Was during the trial, denied the allegations.
”I'm an innocent man. I am an innocent man. How can this happen in America?” said the Was to his attorney immediately after the jury's uttaland at the end of February, according to the Daily Mail.
the legal action against the Harvey Weinstein isn't over. Among other things, the BBC is reporting that a film producer is still on charges of rape and sexual harassment in Los Angeles.< Updated Date: 11 March 2020, 17:00