De la Huerta is one of more than 50 women to accuse Weinstein of sexual harassment, assault or rape. De la Huerta came forward 10 days ago. The New York City Police Department is investigating the third set of rape allegations against Harvey Weinstein — this time from actress Paz de la Huerta, who blamed the fallen film fame for raping her in 2010, officials said Thursday.
Harvey Weinstein was born March 19, 1952, he is an American film producer, former film executive, and actor.
Paz de la Huerta
María de la Paz Elizabeth Sofía Adriana de la Huerta y Bruce was born September 3, 1984, known by her stage name Paz de la Huerta, is an American actress and model.
Investigations have started
Authorities in Los Angeles and New York has registered a case on Harvey Weinstein. The latest in a series of criminal probes into conduct by the disgraced film mogul which has sparked a sexual harassment scandal roiling Hollywood and other industries.
A sexual harassment scandal
The Manhattan district attorney’s office said a senior prosecutor has been doled out to examine charges by actress Paz de la Huerta. She has claimed that Weinstein raped her twice in her apartment. Click on the next page to know the whole story.
Weinstein is denying
Weinstein representative Sallie Hofmeister restated an announcement that Weinstein, 65, rejects all charges of non-consensual sex. Officials in Beverly Hills and London are also investigating Weinstein for possible criminal cases.
Effects of case
Sexual harassment allegations against Weinstein, prompting his terminating from the company co-founded and his suspension from the producers guild and the association that presents the Academy Awards. Click on the next page to know how and where did it happen?
When did it happen?
First rape has occurred on October 2010, Weinstein gave her a ride home after the party, asked her to have a drink at her home and forced himself on her.
It happened again
In December 2010, Weinstein came to her came to her home, she had been drinking and was not in a condition to give assent.
It has affected his Former company
Criminal investigations into allegations against Weinstein stays unclear, the producer may need to give a sworn testimony in a claim he recorded against his former company.
Weinstein is defending himself
Weinstein’s looking for the records to shield himself in potential civil and criminal cases, and to enable the company to react to a civil rights investigation by New York’s attorney general.