Convicted rapist Harvey Weinstein is charged with sexual battery by restraint in LA, as woman claims disgraced producer sexually assaulted her at the Beverly Hills hotel in 2010

  • Convicted rapist Harvey Weinstein has been hit with another sexual assault charge, the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office announced today
  • He was charged with sexual battery by restraint, stemming from an allegation that he assaulted a woman at the Beverly Hills hotel on May 11, 2010
  • The charge has been added to a Los Angeles case that alleges Weinstein sexually assaulted two women in separate incidents in 2013
  • Weinstein, 68, was convicted in February of rape and sexual assault in New York and is already serving a 23-year prison sentence in the state 
  • The latest charge comes a day after revealed Weinstein had beaten coronavirus after testing positive for Covid-19 in mid-March
  • He is being held at Wende Correctional Facility, a maximum security prison east of Buffalo, New York 
  • A source close to the disgraced movie mogul told that he’s surprised Weinstein survived, given his age and poor health