With NY Case Over, Weinstein’s LA Legal Saga Heats Up
Law360 (February 28, 2020, 10:01 PM EST) — Although Harvey Weinstein’s criminal trial in New York is over and he is now a convicted rapist, his legal woes are just picking up steam in Los Angeles, with prosecutors there making it clear they intend to bring the fallen movie mogul out West soon to face four felony charges.
No trial has been scheduled yet in LA for Weinstein, who still needs to be arraigned on charges including rape by force and sexual battery. He could face more than two decades of prison time if convicted.
Here’s a rundown of the Los Angeles case, including how it compares to his…