The Harvey Weinstein Trial: A Brief Timeline Of How We Got Here

Harvey Weinstein leaves court in New York City on Tuesday with the assistance of a walker. The former Hollywood megaproducer, whose career unraveled beneath scores of allegations, is facing multiple criminal charges of rape and predatory sexual assault.

For years, dark rumors swirled around the movie producer. So how did those whispered allegations result in a full-fledged criminal trial? Here’s an abridged history.

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