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Breaking: Los Angeles County prosecutors on Monday are expected to announce criminal charges against disgraced movie mogul Harvey Weinstein, according to a law enforcement source with knowledge of the case.  https://www.latimes.com/california/story/2020-01-06/harvey-weinstein-criminal-charges-los-angeles-prosecutors 

Update: Harvey Weinstein will be charged with two counts of sexual assault in Los Angeles, deepening the legal peril faced by the fallen Hollywood mogul as his trial on similar charges in New York City was expected to begin this month.  https://www.latimes.com/california/story/2020-01-06/harvey-weinstein-criminal-charges-los-angeles-prosecutors 

Weinstein will be charged with four counts of sexual assault in L.A. County.

The D.A.’s office has filed charges of forcible rape, forcible oral copulation, sexual penetration by use of force and sexual battery by restraint, according to a news release.  https://www.latimes.com/california/story/2020-01-06/harvey-weinstein-criminal-charges-los-angeles-prosecutors 

Several woman had made allegations of sexual assault against Harvey Weinstein.

But Los Angeles County prosecutors on Monday ended up filing charges in the cases of just two of the women.  https://www.latimes.com/california/story/2020-01-06/here-is-why-d-a-wont-charge-weinstein-in-3-sex-assault-claims-made-by-l-a-women 

Here are the details of the cases for which Harvey Weinstein is charged with sexual assault in Los Angeles. The cases both involve women who say Weinstein attacked them at his hotel suite after he met them at work-related events.  https://www.latimes.com/california/story/2020-01-06/trapped-in-bathroom-held-down-by-weinstein-womens-horrifying-allegations-laid-out-by-prosecutors 


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