Text messages shared during trial for Harvey Weinstein

More than 80 women are alleging misconduct, but the trial in New York will focus on two specific cases.
1:18 | 01/23/20

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tonight, chilling opening statements in the trial of Harvey Weinstein. Prosecutors saying he's a sexual predator and rapist. The defense saying they are reveal loving text messages and emails from some of his accusers. Here's whit Johnson. Reporter: Tonight, a stunning fall for a Hollywood giant. Harvey, do you think you're getting a fair trial today? Yep. Reporter: Weinstein assisted by his pr rep into court today. More than 80 women alleging misconduct, but this trial will focus on two specific cases, including former Weinstein production assistant Mimi what lay. Prosecutors say Weinstein sexually assaulted her in 2006. I told him, no, no, no, but he insisted. Reporter: But the defense previewed what it called dozens of loving emails sent by some accusers to the producer, like this one from the other complaining witness, months after the alleged assault. "Miss you big guy, I love you, I always do. But I hate feeling like a booty call." Weinstein has pleaded not guilty to all five felony counts, including rape and sexual assault. Six women are expected to testify against him, which could begin as early as tomorrow. David?

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