Naked pictures were meant to ‘shame’ him

NEW YORK – Harvey Weinstein’s defense crew commenced its closing arguments Thursday, summing up the intercourse-crimes case versus the former movie mogul as unproven and urging jurors to “use your New York widespread feeling” to find him not guilty

Defense attorney Donna Rotunno sent Weinstein’s closing assertion of the scenario, telling jurors that Weinstein’s “destiny now lies in your hands.” She mentioned Manhattan prosecutors unsuccessful to satisfy their load of proving Weinstein fully commited 5 sex crimes. 

“The district lawyers have unsuccessful to make their circumstance over and above a reasonable doubt, and on behalf of Mr. Weinstein, we are imploring you to convey to them that by (ruling) not responsible,” Rotunno claimed. 

She reminded jurors that they promised when they were selected to make the “proper” final decision even if it is just not the most well-known, alluding to the general public demonstrations and statements issued by accusers and activists from Weinstein outside the house the courthouse just before and all through the demo. 

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