Weinstein's lawyer asks New York jurors to reject 'overzealous prosecution' at rape trial
Thursday, 13 February 2020 () A lawyer for Harvey Weinstein told a New York jury on Thursday that they were the "last line of defense" against an "overzealous prosecution," as Weinstein's weeks-long rape trial comes to a close.
In closing arguments, New York prosecutors told jurors that Harvey Weinstein abused his power and pushed back against claims by the former Hollywood producer's defense team that his accusers were not credible. Jillian Kitchener has more.
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