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Trump says Harvey Weinstein conviction 'sends very strong message'

Feb 25, 2020 - 10:17 PM

The movie producer is found guilty of sexual assault and rape

Harvey Weinstein arrives at the Manhattan Criminal Court, on February 24, 2020 in New York City. - The jury in Harvey Weinstein's rape trial hinted it was struggling to reach agreement on the most serious charge of predatory sexual assault as day four of deliberations ended February 21, 2020 without a verdict. The 12 jurors asked New York state Judge James Burke whether they could be hung on one or both of the top counts but unanimous on the three lesser counts. The disgraced movie mogul, 67, faces life in prison if the jury of seven men and five women convict him of a variety of sexual misconduct charges in New York. (Photo by TIMOTHY A. CLARY / AFP)

Harvey Weinstein found guilty of sexual assault, rape

Feb 25, 2020 - 1:24 AM

(UPDATED) The jury of 7 men and 5 women finds the producer guilty of criminal sexual acts in the first degree and rape in the third degree – a partial victory for the #MeToo movement

GUILTY. Movie producer Harvey Weinstein enters New York City Criminal Court on February 24, 2020, in New York City. Photo by Scott Heins/Getty Images/AFP