Weinstein fights back; lawyer files motion to have some charges dropped

The motion claims years of email correspondence with a woman accusing Weinstein of sexual assault show a consensual relationship.
2:27 | 08/04/18

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Now to the latest on Harvey weinsteis legal TRE. The disgraced movie mogul is fighting back. Is legal tm G a judge to dismiss charges involving two often accuse. Marci Gonzalez with more on why instein's toy they should be opped. Reporte this morng Harvey Weinstein's legal team png to have sessault charges against him dropped. Ar: Saying ne case key evidce wasn'presented the and jury. I think the integrity of the anrocess was compromised. Reporter: In this motion Wyers for E movie mogul claim one of his accusers maintained a consensual inlaith Mr. Weinstn ehange of more 400 rm complimty and solicitous emails for more than four years after the alleged rape. One of the emails D in E court filing nt just a nth after she sa W raped her. She wrote would be eat to see you again and catch up. It wouean a lot if over a drink, then in arote she Ed him. Stein's atrney argue since the Manhattan district attorney didn't any of thages to thand jury, E dictment should be thrown ou I think if a grand jury had mails, I T theyould have used quite seriouy ether or not to decide that a crime of rape was committed. Reportelong with E charge, weinstalso faces five other counts including predatory se assault, L emming froalleged enters with three women. This defeposition, money anwer to lure young W iions er able to violate them sexually. Rter: Weinsin plead not guil and denied having nonconsensuax. His team also asking a judge to throout chars based onaccusationmade by aspiring aed encounter in 2004. She doesn't even know whi you really can't charge someone with committing a crime 14 years ago maybe June, may I July, main august,ay September. At's not T way the L works. Reporter: And the Manhattan district attornecomment on this morni, weinsteiis free on a Milon dollarsaid being tracked by a gps monitoring device.soe charges ainst him carry a ximum sentence of life in prison if convictedguys, backo you. Marci, thank you very much.

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