Published: Mon, February 12, 2018
Global News | By Stacy Ballard

Pandora's box: Fresh sexual assault cases filed in court against Weinstein

Pandora's box: Fresh sexual assault cases filed in court against Weinstein

The Los Angeles Police Department has reportedly filed three sexual assault cases involving embattled producer Harvey Weinstein with the Los Angeles District Attorney's Office.

The cases come after two cases involving accusations against Weinstein were referred by the Beverly Hills Police Department late a year ago.

"Three cases were presented to our office on February 1 by the Los Angeles Police Department regarding Mr. Weinstein and are under review", according to Greg Risling, spokesman for the District Attorney's Office.

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Weinstein, who has been accused by dozens of women of sexual misconduct or assault, is also being investigated by police in NY and London.

Weinstein is also facing criminal investigations in NY and London.

Actresses Heather Graham, Eva Green, and Salma Hayek are among Weinstein's accusers.

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The cases in California are being reviewed by a task force established by LA's district attorney Jackie Lacey specifically to deal with the Hollywood scandal. The group will review the cases and decide whether to bring forth charges. He has apologized, and is now seeking treatment for "sex addiction" but has consistently denied any and all allegations of non-consensual incidents, or that he targeted those who refused him.

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His representatives did not immediately respond to a request for comment.

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Since last October hundreds of women have accused powerful men in business, politics and entertainment of sex abuse, joining the #MeToo social media movement that has shone a light on sexual misconduct across the US. The allegations cover everything from inappropriate behavior to rape, with some of them dating back decades.

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