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January 7, 2020 | Via CBS News

Weinstein Faces New Sexual Assault Charges in Los Angeles

Los Angeles prosecutors on Monday announced new sexual assault charges against Harvey Weinstein. The disgraced film mogul has been charged with raping one woman and sexually assaulting another in separate incidents back in 2013. The announcement comes the same day Weinstein’s criminal trial kicked off in New York City. In that case, he is charged with sexually assaulting two women: one in 2006 and another in 2013. Weinstein has denied any wrongdoing.

September 27, 2018 | Via CNN

Danish Inventor Gets Life for Murder & South Africa Outraged Over Child Rape

Danish submarine inventor Peter Madsen lost his appeal against a life sentence for torturing and murdering Swedish reporter Kim Wall. Madsen apologized to Wall’s family before receiving the ruling. South Africa is outraged after the alleged rape of a 7-year-old girl in a restaurant bathroom. The suspect was charged with rape and possessing drugs.

October 12, 2018 | Via CNN

One of Six Charges Against Weinstein Dismissed

A New York judge dismissed one of the six sexual assault charges against Hollywood mogul Harvey Weinstein. Prosecutors claimed accuser Lucia Evans gave varying accounts of the sexual assault allegation she made after evidence came out that a witness was coached to stay silent. Weinstein’s lawyer will seek to have the remaining charges dropped.

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