Los Angles Trial For Weinstein Starts Tuesday

Disgraced movie mogul Harvey Weinstein goes on trial Tuesday in Los Angeles of charges of rape and other sex crimes. 

  • The 70-year-old former film producer has already been convicted of rape and other sex crimes in New York.
  • Jury selection is expected to begin Monday on charges involving five women and date back at least to 2004.
  • Weinstein has extradited for the trial from New York, where he is serving a 23-year sentence for sex crimes.
  • The New York case is being appealed.
  • The wife of California Gov. Gavin Newsom is set to testify in the Los Angeles trial. Jennifer Siebel Newsom, a documentary filmmaker and former actor, has accused Weinstein of sexual assault.
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