Harvey Weinstein found guilty on 2 counts in rape case
- CBS News
- Feb 24, 2020
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Breaking News: Harvey Weinstein was found guilty on 2 charges, including rape, after a trial in which 6 women testified in detail that he had attacked them.https://t.co/Mk9b6Gglz9— The New York Times (@nytimes) February 24, 2020
Harvey Weinstein has been declared guilty on two counts— Yashar Ali 🐘 (@yashar) February 24, 2020
GUILTY: Criminal sexual act in the first degree
GUILTY: Third degree rape
While he was not convicted of the more serious charges, this is a big day for the brave women who stepped forward & risked everything to speak out
Harvey Weinstein found guilty of criminal sex act and rape https://t.co/hab4tA0ahU— Watan Club (@watanclub) February 24, 2020
Harvey Weinstein was just found guilty of rape, handcuffed, and taken to jail. He faces 5 to 25 years in prison, as well as additional rape and assault charges in LA.— Tiffany FitzHenry (@Tiff_FitzHenry) February 24, 2020
Today justice has been served. This it is not a one-off...
It is a sign of things to come.
Manhattan DA Cyrus Vance Jr. said at a news conference that the women who testified "changed the course of history in the fight against sexual violence," later adding that the survivors of sexual abuse "weren't just brave, they were heroic." https://t.co/qKPe09W1Yd— Kyle Griffin (@kylegriffin1) February 24, 2020