Hollywood Executive Harvey Weinstein to Take Leave of Absence Amid Sexual Harassment Report

The New York Times published a wide-ranging expose revealing decades of alleged sexual harassment against women by Weinstein

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Harvey Weinstein, the larger-than-life Hollywood executive and Oscar-winner, is taking a leave of absence from his own company after an explosive expose revealing decades of sexual harassment against women, from employees to actress Ashley Judd, was published in The New York Times Thursday. The article includes first person accounts of Weinstein’s alleged conduct, including from Judd, who recounts an incident from two decades ago in which she said she was asked to meet Weinstein in…

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