Weinstein accusers ‘not telling truth’, lawyer claims

Latest news

    Harvey Weinstein’s lawyer has told BBC Radio 5 live he believes the allegations against the former film producer are “legally defective or factually not supported”.

    In his first broadcast interview in the UK, Benjamin Brafman accused “some of the more vocal critics of Harvey Weinstein” of “just not telling the truth”.

    View the original article: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-44060950

    Mr Brafman feared Mr Weinstein – now “lonely and angry” – would be unable “to get a fair trial”.

    In the same category are

    Norway apologises to its World War Two ‘German girls’ Image copyright AFP Image caption Many of the women were expelled from the country with their childrenNorway's Prime Minister Erna Solberg has issued ...
    Floyd Mayweather tells UFC’s Khabib Nurmagomedov ‘come into my world’ Khabib Nurmagomedov and Floyd Mayweather have both defeated Conor McGregorBoxer Floyd Mayweather has told UFC fighter Khabib Nurmagomedov to "come in...
    Length of ring and index fingers ‘linked to sexuality’ Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Have you looked at the length of your index and ring fingers?Women whose left index and ring fingers are di...
    Sri Lanka v England: Eoin Morgan leads tourists to comfortable win Adil Rashid led England's fightback in the Sri Lanka innings with four wickets Third one-day international, Kandy Sri Lanka 150-9 (21 overs): Dickwel...
    Briton dies after being swept into sea in Sri Lanka Image copyright Wales News Service Image caption Lesley Critchett said she and husband Andy "had so much planned"A woman has told how her husband died...
    Twitter’s ‘Russia-Iran’ troll tweet trove made public Image copyright Getty Images/Twitter Image caption The data trove covers 3,800 Russia-linked accounts and 770 Iran-attributed accountsMore than 10 mil...