Harvey Weinstein surrendered to the police

The former movie Mogul indicted

Former movie Mogul Harvey Weinstein surrendered to the police in new York. Eight months ago it seemed impossible.

In October 2017, the newspaper the New York Times and the New Yorker magazine published the first materials with the stories of women who claimed to be victims of harassment Weinstein.

After that, in relation to one of the leading Hollywood producers were open criminal investigations. Weinstein was forced to resign from his own company, he left his wife, he was expelled of their professional organisations has long been.

Weinstein appeared in the police with things that could be useful to him in his prison cell. Later, the former Mogul was taken out of the police station in handcuffs and taken to the criminal courts building in Manhattan, where he was charged.

Although sexual harassment by Weinstein said dozens of women have been charged in two specific cases of rape. The name of one plaintiff is not disclosed. The other was the actress Lucia Evans, who claims that in 2004, Weinstein forced her to perform oral sex.

Harvey Weinstein was released on bail of one million dollars. He was forced to surrender his passport, have lost the ability to travel outside the United States. On his leg is pinned by a special electronic device, which the police will follow all his movements. The ex-producer is allowed to move freely within the States of new York and Connecticut.

Attorney Weinstein said that his client did not recognize the allegations. From the point of view of the protection of the Mogul, all the allegations are false or greatly exaggerated. Without a doubt, this will be one of the biggest trials of the year.