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Documentary on Weinstein's fall may release year-end

los Angeles, July 21 (IANS) "The Reckoning", a documentary which recounts the fall of producer Harvey Weinstein and the rise of the #MeToo movement, …

Harvey Weinstein

Over 30 Women Accuse Director James Toback of Sexual Harassment

<b>UPDATE</b>: James Toback will not face criminal charges in connection with five cases involving alleged sexual misconduct in the Los Angeles area because …

Sexual Harassment

Prosecutors decline to file charges against director James Toback despite hundreds of accusations against him

Prosecutors investigating director James Toback, who has been accused of sexual misconduct by 395 women, will not file any charges against the …

James Toback Will Not Be Charged for Sex Crimes in LA

Since the <i>Los Angeles Times</i> first reported on director James Toback’s predatory behavior and sexual harassment, over 190 women have come forward with …

Sexual Harassment

James Toback will not face sexual abuse charges due to time limits, LA prosecutor says

Film-maker James Toback potentially broke laws in four sexual abuse investigations but will not face charges because the allegations fall outside California’s statute of limitations, a prosecutor has ruled.<p>The Los Angeles County District Attorney’s office released documents on Monday that detailed …

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James Toback: Film-maker won't face sexual abuse prosecution in LA

<b>Hollywood film-maker James Toback will not face sexual abuse charges in Los Angeles, prosecutors have said.</b><p>Toback has been accused by dozens of women, and the Los Angeles District Attorney evaluated five allegations, covering the years 1978 to 2008.<p>But the District Attorney's office said it had …

Entertainment (UK)

L.A. District Attorney Declines Five Sexual Assault Cases Against James Toback

In the wake of the Harvey Weinstein scandal, hundreds of women accused the Oscar-nominated writer and director of sexual harassment and assault.<p>The …

Los Angeles

James Toback, Accused of Sexual Assault, Will Not Be Charged by DA

Five sexual misconduct cases against director have been turned down due to statute of limitations<p>The Los Angeles District Attorney’s office has …

Los Angeles

Five Cases Against James Toback Have Been Dropped in Los Angeles

Toback was accused of sexual harassment by nearly 400 women.<p>The Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office has dropped five cases against <b>James Toback,</b> the director and producer accused of sexual harassment by nearly 400 women. <i>Variety</i> reports that the D.A.’s Hollywood sex-crimes task force …

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James Toback Will Not Face Charges in Los Angeles

The Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office has decided not to prosecute director James Toback, finding that the allegations fall outside the …

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James Toback Won’t Face Sex Crime Charges in Los Angeles

Prosecutors will not file criminal charges against the director and screenwriter James Toback in five cases in which he has been accused of sexual abuse because their statutes of limitations have expired, the Los Angeles County district attorney’s office said on Monday.<p>Mr. Toback, 73, was accused …

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James Toback won't be charged — and here's why that's a tragedy

Over the past six months, the #MeToo movement has revealed the predatory behavior of countless men. And some, like Harvey Weinstein, who was kicked …

Sexual Harassment

DA rejects five cases against James Toback

The Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office has decided not to prosecute director James Toback, finding that the allegations fall outside the …

Celebrity News

District Attorney Rejects All 5 Sexual Misconduct Cases Against Director James Toback

In October of last year, the #MeToo movement caught up with director James Toback (<i>Black & White</i>, <i>Tyson</i>) after Glenn Whip’s <i>Los Angeles Times</i> piece …

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Los Angeles D.A. declines to file criminal charges against writer/director James Toback

The Los Angeles County District Attorney's Office has declined to file criminal charges against writer/director James Toback in any of the five cases they were referred by the Los Angeles and Beverly Hills police departments.<p>Greg Risling, a public information officer with the D.A.'s office …

Los Angeles

Russell Simmons Fires Back at Sexual Assault Lawsuit: Accuser Has 'Mental Health Issues'

Legal papers also say that accuser sent “unsolicited nude photos after the alleged 2016 incident”<p>Russell Simmons has responded to a lawsuit filed by …

Garrison Keillor

Kate Mara Says Kevin Spacey Sexual Misconduct Accusations Are 'Very Shocking and Devastating'

Actress who starred on 13 episodes of “House of Cards” also says she had an “amazing experience” working with him<p>Kate Mara says the sexual misconduct …

Garrison Keillor

'Ren & Stimpy' Creator John Kricfalusi Accused of Sexual Misconduct by 2 Women (Report)

Accusers cite the recent change in the national conversation as a reason to now come forward<p>John Kricfalusi, the creator of Nickelodeon’s “The Ren & …

Garrison Keillor

'All the Money in the World': Christopher Plummer Didn't Think He'd Be Able to Pull Off Replacement Role (Exclusive Video)

Plummer replaced Kevin Spacey as J. Paul Getty at the eleventh hour after Spacey was accused of sexual misconduct<p>One of the biggest developments of …

Garrison Keillor

NBC Affiliate Marketing Boss Scot Chastain Out After Misconduct Review

Executive had been with the company since 1995<p>NBC has parted ways with affiliate marketing boss Scot Chastain, the company said on Tuesday. His …

Garrison Keillor

Tavis Smiley Admitted to 'Multiple Sexual Encounters With Subordinates,' PBS Says

Broadcaster fires back at show host’s lawsuit<p>PBS has fired back against Tavis Smiley in Smiley’s lawsuit against the broadcaster, saying that the …

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Stormy Daniels’ Lawyer Tweets Cryptic Image of Mystery Disc

Michael Avenatti has turned teasing his client’s upcoming interview into a small art form<p>Michael Avenatti, the lawyer for the adult film star Stormy …

Garrison Keillor

Malia Obama, David Bowie and Blockbuster Video Among Bankrupt Weinstein Company's Creditors

Court documents show a long list of people and companies who are owed money by the studio<p>Court documents obtained by TheWrap show a list of thousands …

Garrison Keillor

The Ringer President Exits After Sexual Misconduct Investigation

Exec was placed on leave last December<p>Eric Weinberger, president of Bill Simmons’ media company The Ringer, has exited the company following an …

Garrison Keillor

Here Are the Lawyers the Bankrupt Weinstein Company Owes Millions of Dollars

David Boies, Bert Fields and more could lose a lot of money from TWC’s unraveling<p>Normally when companies go into bankruptcy, it’s the lawyers who …

Garrison Keillor

Steven Seagal Accusers Seek Legal Action: 'This Is About Accountability'

“All legal options remain open,” accusers’ attorney Lisa Bloom says<p>A lawyer for two women who have accused actor Steven Seagal of sexual assault …

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Time's Up Demands 'Independent Investigation' of NYC DA Cyrus Vance

Cyrus Vance comes under new scrutiny over his decision to not prosecute Weinstein in 2015<p>Time’s Up, the woman’s advocacy and legal organization …

Garrison Keillor

Film Academy President John Bailey Accused of Sexual Harassment

Three claims of harassment were brought to the academy on Wednesday, Variety says<p>Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences President John Bailey …

Garrison Keillor

Vice Media Union Calls Company's Response to Misconduct Claims 'Deeply Flawed'

Sexual harassment survivors have felt “ignored” by company, according to union statement<p>Vice Media employees flooded Twitter on Friday morning, …

Garrison Keillor

Who Is Vanessa Trump? All About the 'Hands-On Mom' and Donald Trump Jr.'s Soon-to-Be Ex

Donald Trump Jr. and his wife, Vanessa, grabbed headlines on Thursday when they announced they were splitting after more than 12 years of …

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