Attorney Lisa Bloom Planned To Discredit Harvey Weinstein's Accusers
Attorney Lisa Bloom Planned To Discredit Harvey Weinstein's Accusers
Donald Trump “Not At All Surprised” About Harvey Weinstein Sexual Assault Allegations
12 October, 2017, 01:03
Yesterday, Bloom suddenly resigned her position as Weinstein's adviser amid mounting pressure from both inside his company and by feminists.
Shortly after he said his short and sweet piece about Weinstein, he tweeted a farewell and headed off to North Carolina, telling everyone that big progress is being made on many fronts.
Bloom, who built her reputation on representing women in high-profile sexual harassment cases against powerful men, including Bill O'Reilly, Bill Cosby, and Donald Trump, surprised many when she said she was joining Weinstein's legal team.
Trump's reaction to the controversy surrounding Weinstein comes after his son got into a contentious exchange about the issue with Jimmy Kimmel on Twitter and on the one-year anniversary of the leaked Access Hollywood tape where Trump was heard talking to Billy Bush which was later referred to as the "Pussygate" scandal.
Weinstein was a major supporter for Hillary Clinton's failed run for the presidency, donating tens of thousands of dollars to her campaign and throwing celebrity fundraisers for the Democratic nominee.
The remaining board members said Friday they have hired a law firm to investigate the sexual harassment allegations against the film boss, who is taking a leave of absence from the company.
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His comments came after the New York Times published a bombshell report earlier this week which alleged Weinstein, whose company produced such hits as "The King's Speech" and "Django Unchained", preyed on young women hoping to break into the film industry.
Sivan claims she has had no further contact with Weinstein since the incident.
The New York Times's investigation found that dozens of women accused Weinstein of creating a hostile workplace in which they were subject to his ongoing, and persistent sexual advances. "Mr. Weinstein and his lawyer have confirmed the essential points of the story", she said.
A ballooning number of women have come forward with similar claims in the past 48 hours. According to anonymous sources, Weinstein settled with at least eight different women over the years.
When the scandal broke Thursday, some of the public criticism against Weinstein was also directed at Bloom for her decision to advise the producer.
Weinstein apologized for his behaviour and acknowledged that it had "caused a lot of pain".
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Chambers, who was found lying next to her burning auto on a back road roughly 3 years ago. "Horrific burns", Mr Champion said. The jury is being sequestered and observers are being screened by metal locators under the steady gaze of entering the court.
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The government pegged the fiscal deficit target at 3.2 per cent for the current fiscal and 3 per cent for the next financial year. Among these are job creation, economic growth, agriculture, social sector and fiscal framework.
Edge Magazine's latest issue carries world's first Super Mario Odyssey Review , and the final review score is a ideal 10. With the upcoming release of Super Mario Odyssey , a debate has grown over whether Mario is a human being or not.
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A photo distributed by the North Korean government shows leader Kim Jong Un at an undisclosed location inspecting a weapon. For students on one US college campus, the threat of nuclear war with North Korea feels a little closer this week.
Based on a recent bid, the stock is trading -18.10% away from it's 52- week high and 32.47% away from its 52 week low. The stock of United Continental Holdings Inc (NYSE: UAL ) earned "Buy" rating by Stifel Nicolaus on Thursday, May 25.
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Supreme Court reserves verdict on 'living will' issue
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Sydney woman picks up shark from rockpool
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Anupam Kher appointed new chairman of FTII
What truly separates Kher from many of his contemporaries is the ease with which he blended into the "actor-star" persona. Chauhan, whose appointment to the post in June 2015 was opposed by FTII students, demitted office in March 2017.
People go to Twitter to see if Facebook and Instagram are down
Facebook , which also owns Instagram , wrote on its developer site: "We are now experiencing an increased level of API errors". The independent website that tracks site outages also reports that Instagram is experiencing user outages as of 11:05 a.m.
SpaceX to launch Falcon 9 rocket
Up until this point, the climate is looking entirely useful for launch, with a 90 percent chance that conditions will be positive. The rest will keep on being propelled in 10-satellite augmentations throughout the following year, alongside one launch of five.
Amazon Offers Students Prime for $5.49 a Month
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Minnesota's Real ID granted grace period
Muszynski said the waiver can be renewed annually through 2020, if the state can demonstrate that it is making efforts to comply. Legislation enacted earlier this year set that deadline for getting the state fully up to speed on Real ID.
How To Hack The Mini SNES To Add More Games
According to Rocket News 24 , the name "Game Boy" wasn't actually part of the trademark filing, but that image is unmistakable. That move seems even more likely as the 30th anniversary of the first Game Boy will happen in 2019.
Half of the universe's missing normal matter has been found
Some of the light scatters as it collides with the gases particles, leaving a tiresome patch in the cosmic microwave background. He said the studies go "a long way" in showing that many of our fundamental ideas about space appear to be right.