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New York Inmates Describe Lack Of Protection Against COVID-19 [Video]

New York Inmates Describe Lack Of Protection Against COVID-19

The coronavirus has arrived at New York’s Rikers Island jail system and inmates are offered no protection against it. Inmates don’t have access to gloves or masks and only have cold water to wash..

Credit: Wochit     Duration: 00:32Published

Rikers Island Rate Of Coronavirus Infection 7 Times Higher Than Citywide [Video]

Rikers Island Rate Of Coronavirus Infection 7 Times Higher Than Citywide

The Coronavirus is spreading rapidly through New York City, even more so at Rikers Island and other jails, according to Legal Aid Society. The organization says the infection rate at local jails is..

Credit: CBS Dallas Digital     Duration: 00:48Published
NYC’s Rikers Island Set to Release 300 Elder, Non-Violent Inmates Amid Pandemic [Video]

NYC’s Rikers Island Set to Release 300 Elder, Non-Violent Inmates Amid Pandemic

New York City is set to release around 300 elder, non-violent prisoners from Rikers Island as the coronavirus pandemic continues. Veuer’s Justin Kircher has the story.

Credit: Veuer     Duration: 00:47Published
New York City To Release Select Inmates In Response To Coronavirus [Video]

New York City To Release Select Inmates In Response To Coronavirus

Mayor Bill de Blasio made a big announcement on March 24th, reports Business Insider. He said that he plans to release select inmates from city jails, including Rikers Island. This move would be an..

Credit: Wochit     Duration: 00:33Published
NYC Correction Board Wants To Release Prisoners Amid Pandemic [Video]

NYC Correction Board Wants To Release Prisoners Amid Pandemic

At least 38 people at Rikers Island complex have tested positive for the coronavirus.

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Report: Harvey Weinstein Tests Positive for Coronavirus in NY Prison [Video]

Report: Harvey Weinstein Tests Positive for Coronavirus in NY Prison

Harvey Weinstein has tested positive for the coronavirus, prison officials told a New York state newspaper Sunday, but lawyers and a publicist for the disgraced film producer said they have not been..

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Harvey Weinstein Reportedly Tests Positive for Coronavirus [Video]

Harvey Weinstein Reportedly Tests Positive for Coronavirus

Harvey Weinstein Reportedly Tests Positive for Coronavirus According to Deadline, Weinstein tested positive for the novel coronavirus at Wende Correctional Facility. Weinstein is one of two prisoners..

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Harvey Weinstein Moves From Rikers Island to Wende Correctional Facility in Alden | THR News [Video]

Harvey Weinstein Moves From Rikers Island to Wende Correctional Facility in Alden | THR News

Harvey Weinstein Moves From Rikers Island to Wende Correctional Facility in Alden | THR News

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Coronavirus Update: NYC Mayor Pushes 'Shelter In Place' Option While COVID-19 Hits NYPD, Rikers Island Guard [Video]

Coronavirus Update: NYC Mayor Pushes 'Shelter In Place' Option While COVID-19 Hits NYPD, Rikers Island Guard

Despite business closures and social distancing efforts, the number of coronavirus cases in the city is sharply increasing each day and showing no signs of slowing down, reports CBS2’s Aundrea..

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Harvey Weinstein heading to Rikers Island prison [Video]

Harvey Weinstein heading to Rikers Island prison

Harvey Weinstein is set to be discharged from hospital and transferred to New York's Rikers Island prison.

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Harvey Weinstein Back At Bellevue Hospital [Video]

Harvey Weinstein Back At Bellevue Hospital

Harvey Weinstein is back at Bellevue Hospital after being sentenced to 23 years in prison.

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Harvey Weinstein hospitalised with chest pains [Video]

Harvey Weinstein hospitalised with chest pains

Harvey Weinstein was back in Bellevue Hospital hours after he was sentenced to serve 23 years behind bars in Manhattan on Wednesday morning.

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Harvey Weinstein Case: Defense Team Asks For Sentence Of 5 Years [Video]

Harvey Weinstein Case: Defense Team Asks For Sentence Of 5 Years

Harvey Weinstein's attorneys say the 67-year-old has already suffered a "historic" fall from grace and has serious health issues. CBS2's Kristine Johnson reports.

Credit: CBS 2 New York     Duration: 00:33Published
Harvey Weinstein Falls, Hits Head At Rikers Island [Video]

Harvey Weinstein Falls, Hits Head At Rikers Island

Convicted rapists Harvey Weinstein is being treated at Rikers Island infirmary after falling and hitting his head. CBS2's Maurice DuBois reports.

Credit: CBS 2 New York     Duration: 00:26Published
Harvey Weinstein being moved to Rikers Island jail [Video]

Harvey Weinstein being moved to Rikers Island jail

Harvey Weinstein is being moved to the infirmary at Rikers Island prison, after he was found guilty of third-degree rape and a first-degree criminal sex act last week.

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Harvey Weinstein Moved To Rikers Island After Undergoing Heart Surgery [Video]

Harvey Weinstein Moved To Rikers Island After Undergoing Heart Surgery

He was taken to a hospital for chest pains after a Manhattan jury found him guilty of two charges on Feb. 24.

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Harvey Weinstein Transferred To Rikers Island Infirmary [Video]

Harvey Weinstein Transferred To Rikers Island Infirmary

Convicted rapist Harvey Weinstein is spending is first night in jail Thursday. He was transferred Thursday afternoon from Bellevue Hospital to the infirmary in Rikers Island.

Credit: CBS 2 New York     Duration: 00:24Published
Weinstein Takes Up Residence In Rikers Island Jail [Video]

Weinstein Takes Up Residence In Rikers Island Jail

Former movie producer Harvey Weinstein was transferred to New York's Rikers Island jail complex on Thursday.

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Weinstein: Hospital To Rikers Island Jail [Video]

Weinstein: Hospital To Rikers Island Jail

FILE PHOTO: Film producer Harvey Weinstein arrives at the New York Criminal Court during his ongoing sexual assault trial in the Manhattan borough of New York City, New York, U.S., February 24, 2020...

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Harvey Weinstein Won't Give Up On Life [Video]

Harvey Weinstein Won't Give Up On Life

Spokesman for Harvey Weinstein said despite facing two decades in prison, he isn’t “giving up on life.” According to CNN, Weinstein remains in New York’s Bellevue Hospital and hasn’t been..

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Harvey Weinstein Won't Give Up On Life [Video]

Harvey Weinstein Won't Give Up On Life

Spokesman for Harvey Weinstein said despite facing two decades in prison, he isn’t “giving up on life.” According to CNN, Weinstein remains in New York’s Bellevue Hospital and hasn’t been..

Credit: Wochit     Duration: 00:32Published
Harvey Weinstein Gets Send To Hospital Before Being Moved To Rikers jail [Video]

Harvey Weinstein Gets Send To Hospital Before Being Moved To Rikers jail

Harvey Weinstein had breakfast at a Four Seasons hotel before he was meant to be placed in Rikers Island jail complex. According to Reuters, the former Hollywood film producer found guilty of rape and..

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Harvey Weinstein Verdict: Victims Speak Out As Convicted Rapist Hospitalized [Video]

Harvey Weinstein Verdict: Victims Speak Out As Convicted Rapist Hospitalized

Harvey Weinstein was detoured to Bellevue Hospital on Monday while on his way to Rikers Island after complaining of chest pains, but the next day women victimized by the former movie mogul were..

Credit: CBS 2 New York     Duration: 02:31Published
Harvey Weinstein Hospitalized With Chest Pains After Guilty Verdict [Video]

Harvey Weinstein Hospitalized With Chest Pains After Guilty Verdict

The former Hollywood movie producer was heading for Rikers Island on Monday when he was rerouted to New York's Bellevue Hospital.

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WEINSTEIN HOSPITAL AFTER GUILTY [Video]

WEINSTEIN HOSPITAL AFTER GUILTY

WEINSTEIN HOSPITAL AFTER GUILTY

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