Lawyers in the Harvey Weinstein Case Are Asking Prospective Jurors if They’ve Ever Been Sexually Abused
The question, while certainly sensitive, isn’t uncommon in sexual and domestic violence cases.
A VICE News story was "Exhibit A" in a new court filing that seeks to prevent the kingpin's conviction from being overturned.
He added that she shouldn't have visited the celebrity unless she was "dressed properly and left the incense in the store."
Convictions ruin lives; sentencing laws are harsh. And the jurors hearing cases should know better.
The activist was found guilty, but jurors had no idea that she would be so gravely punished.