An appeals court overturned Harvey Weinstein’s rape conviction

On Thursday morning, the New York State Court of Appeals handed down the bombshell decision turned over Deceased movie mogul Harvey Weinstein convicted of rape and sexual assault in Manhattan.

The 4-3 decision overturns a 2020 verdict by a Manhattan Supreme Court jury that found Weinstein guilty of rape for assaulting aspiring actress Jessica Mann at a DoubleTree hotel in 2013 and a criminal sexual act for assaulting assistant Miriam Haley at her SoHo home in 2013. .

Weinstein was also found guilty of rape and sexual assault by a Los Angeles jury in 2022. This verdict is still valid.

This is a developing story. Please check for updates.

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