Two ex-wife of producer Harvey Weinstein, who was sentenced to 23 years in prison for rape and criminal sexual acts, won a court order freezing its assets. Reported by ABC News.
So, Eve Chilton, which disagreed with Weinstein in 2004, Georgina Chapman, apply for a divorce in 2017, appealed to the court in April. As a result, under freezing got about six million dollars.
the Rest of the assets, the producer cannot use because of bankruptcy m other civil cases. Freezing money in the accounts at the request of his wives made it difficult for the Weinstein appeal. As told by one of the sources, he has no money on it, as well as for participation in another trial in Los Angeles, and he cannot spend money without the approval of the ex-spouse.
March 11, Weinstein was sentenced to 23 years in prison. In February a jury found him guilty of rape in the third degree and decline to have sex in the first degree. Weinstein refused to admit his guilt. According to him, everything happened by mutual consent. In addition, women, who accused the producer of sexual harassment and discrimination at work, will receive total compensation of $ 19 million.
the Accusations against the producer was first performed at the end of 2017 from the pages of The New York Times. The publication wrote about the many young Actresses and subordinates producer who suffered for last 30 years. Later the history of relations with the Weinstein told more than 80 women, including Angelina Jolie, Gwyneth Paltrow and Salma Hayek. May 29, is already in prison Weinstein was accused of raping a minor and three victims.