Harvey Weinstein had a 10-year consensual sexual courting with the lady he used to be lately arrested for raping – each sooner than and after the alleged 2013 assault, in line with his New York protection attorney Ben Brafman, who referred to as the primary stage rape fee "absurd."
Brafman made the revelation on Tuesday morning following a 90-minute assembly he had in a New York pass judgement on’s chambers with the Manhattan assistant district attorney prosecuting the case.
Weinstein didn’t take part within the assembly within the pass judgement on’s chambers.
The pass judgement on ordered the transcript of the assembly sealed, so the substance of the arguments and the reaction through prosecutors stays unknown.
Still, Brafman stated outdoor of court docket that he used to be involved in regards to the "remarkable" public drive that has been dropped at endure at the workplace of Manhattan District Attorney Cyrus Vance to hunt an indictment in opposition to the disgraced Hollywood film wealthy person.
He additionally decried the similar drive he believes might be put on attainable…