New charges filed against Harvey Weinstein

A Manhattan grand jury has returned a superseding indictment that charges disgraced film mogul Harvey Weinstein with additional sex crimes, including one that could land him in prison for life.
1:06 | 07/02/18

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Manhattan district attorney's office has now hit Harvey wine scene with a new indictment we learned. This about a few minutes ago investigative reporter Daniel leak is in the newsroom with the details staying out. Showing a grand jury has now charged the disgrace movie mogul with an additional count of first degree criminal sexual assault. According to the court papers the new count stems from a implement 2006. And it involves a third woman to grand jury also charged with two counts. A predatory sexual assault. And that charge carries a minimum of ten years behind bars and a maximum sentence. Of life in prison now these new charges on top of those in the previous indictment me or call. Weinstein was charged with first and third degree rape and first degree criminal sexual act. For alleged sex acts against two women to death and thirteen and also in 2004. Now this predatory sexual assault charges in court because it indicates the prosecutors believe Weinstein. Engaged in a pattern of sexual misconduct we are told the Weinsteins attorneys did not know about these additional charges. And this movie mogul is not expected to appear in court today.

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