Women ‘bragged’ about sex with Harvey Weinstein, lawyers say in rape trial

//Women ‘bragged’ about sex with Harvey Weinstein, lawyers say in rape trial

Women ‘bragged’ about sex with Harvey Weinstein, lawyers say in rape trial

With opening arguments in Harvey Weinstein’s rape trial set for Wednesday, the defence won the right to tell the jury about emails from some of the witnesses that Weinstein says show any sexual encounters were consensual.New York State Supreme Court Justice James Burke on Tuesday said he was “prohibiting the use of the actual emails in the opening statements” but would not stop the defence from “stating what the complainants said” in the emails, at least “in general terms”, to counter their…

Article by [author-name] (c) South China Morning Post - Read full story here.

By | 2020-01-21T19:57:59+00:00 January 21st, 2020|World|Comments Off on Women ‘bragged’ about sex with Harvey Weinstein, lawyers say in rape trial