Posts tagged as Harvey Weinstein

#MeToo: four cases that shook Lithuania

Monday, March 30, 2020

A 23-year prison sentence for the Hollywood mogul Harvey Weinstein has closed a chapter in the #MeToo movement which reverberated across the world, including Lithuania. #MeToo, a movement of women who refused to put up with sexual harassment, was started by the civil rights activist Tarana Burke back in 2006, but it picked up momentum after a series of women came out with accusations against Weinstein in 2017. The Weinstein…

Actor Sylvester Stallone under probe for sexual assault

Thursday, June 14, 2018

US prosecutors have launched a probe to determine whether film star Sylvester Stallone should be charged in connection with a sexual assault reported last year, a spokesman said on Wednesday (June 13). “A case was presented today by the Santa Monica Police Department regarding Sylvester Stallone,” Mr Greg Risling, a spokesman at the Los Angeles District Attorney’s office, told AFP. “It is under review by our sex crime task force.”…