Harvey Weinstein Set To Turn Himself In To New York Authorities On Friday

Deadline | 5/24/2018 | Dominic Patten
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After months of investigation by police and district attorneys on both coasts, Harvey Weinstein will be turning himself in to authorities tomorrow at the New York State Supreme Court building in Manhattan, Deadline has learned.

This follows a recent flurry of activity, including subpoenas, grand jury investigations and now a federal probe into alleged sex crimes by the disgraced producer. Weinstein is expected to face charges in connection to allegations made by one accuser, Lucia Evans, who told investors that the Hollywood figure forced her to perform oral sex on him in 2004.

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The alleged Evans incident falls within New York’s statue of limitations, unlike scores of other claims. As Deadline reported previously, there appears to be a financial component to the charges filed tomorrow.

The office of Manhattan D.A. Cyrus Vance Jr. has been sending out subpoenas for the grand jury and bringing in key people to talk, the team led by prosecutor Joan Illuzzi-Orbon is looking into the finances and books of now-sold The Weinstein Company and others connected with Weinstein. “Our investigation...
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