Harvey Weinstein has pleaded not responsible to a 3rd cost of sexual assault.
The Hollywood producer is already dealing with two sexual assault fees from two separate ladies relationship again to 2004 and 2013.
He additionally denies these claims.
Wearing a black swimsuit jacket and tie, Weinstein appeared in courtroom in Manhattan to listen to the brand new fees on Monday.
The 66-year-old was introduced into New York state Supreme Courtroom carrying handcuffs, however he was uncuffed throughout proceedings.
He has now been launched on bail.
The brand new fees embody two counts of predatory sexual assault, which carries a most sentence of life imprisonment.
Manhattan District Lawyer Cyrus R Vance Jr stated Weinstein described the fees as “a number of the most severe sexual offences” that exist beneath state legislation.
The disgraced mogul’s lawyer, Ben Brafman, stated he expects extra fees to comply with, however added: “As we speak we received this spherical.”
A lawyer for the third lady, Gloria Allred, stated her consumer will testify if the case goes to trial.
Greater than 70 ladies have accused Weinstein of sexual misconduct starting from harassment to assault, with the scandal sparking the #MeToo motion.
Weinstein’s lawyer has beforehand challenged the credibility of his alleged victims and says his consumer is assured he’s going to clear his title.
The mogul was fired as chief govt of the Weinstein Firm after the allegations emerged final 12 months, and his spouse is within the means of divorcing him.