#MeToo

Harvey Weinstein
Dimitrios Kambouris/Getty Images via CNN
June 18, 2019 - 1:52 pm
By Jean Casarez, CNN (CNN) -- Harvey Weinstein's defense attorney doesn't want to represent him anymore and has filed to withdraw from the sexual assault case, according to a source. Attorney Jose Baez filed papers Friday asking the court to let him withdraw from Weinstein's case, marking the first...
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Chef Mario Batali
Brent N. Clarke/Invision/AP, File
May 23, 2019 - 11:43 am
BOSTON (AP) — Celebrity chef Mario Batali is facing a criminal charge on allegations that he forcibly kissed and groped a woman at a Boston restaurant in 2017. Batali, who recently gave up financial stakes in all his restaurants, is scheduled to be arraigned Friday on a charge of indecent assault...
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Former vice president Joe Biden talks with officials after speaking at a rally in support of striking Stop & Shop workers in Boston, Thursday, April 18, 2019.
Michael Dwyer/AP Photo
Pat Loeb
April 19, 2019 - 12:31 pm
WASHINGTON (AP/KYW Newsradio) — Former Vice President Joe Biden is expected to join the crowded 2020 Democratic presidential race next week. The decision answers one of the most significant outstanding questions of the early presidential primary season, which has already seen announcements from 18...
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This Feb. 24, 2019 file photo shows Candace Bushnell at the 2019 Elton John AIDS Foundation Oscar Viewing Party in West Hollywood, Calif.
Willy Sanjuan/Invision/AP, File
March 29, 2019 - 7:06 am
NEW YORK (AP) — Candace Bushnell's next project is a book for the #MeToo movement. HarperCollins Children's Books announced Friday that the "Sex and the City" author is teaming up with best-selling young adult writer Katie Cotugno on "Rules for Being a Girl." The novel is scheduled for April 2020...
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Pope Francis seen on a giant screen at right, celebrates Mass outside Loreto's cathedral, central Italy, Monday, March 25, 2019.
Sandro Perozzi/AP Photo
March 26, 2019 - 4:26 am
VATICAN CITY (AP) — The founder and all-female editorial board of the Vatican's women's magazine have quit after what they say was a Vatican campaign to discredit them and put them "under the direct control of men," that only increased after they denounced the sexual abuse of nuns by clergy. The...
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R. Kelly surrenders to authorities at Chicago First District police station, Friday, Feb. 22, 2019.
Tyler LaRiviere/Chicago Sun-Times via AP
February 24, 2019 - 9:16 am
CHICAGO (AP) — While on trial for child pornography in 2008, R. Kelly still found time to talk to fans, give autographs and to meet an underage girl he later invited to his home, according to prosecutors who depicted the R&B star as manipulative and sometimes violent. Other accusers included a...
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The Sarasota Police Department is looking for the vandal who spray-painted #MeToo onto the statue commemorating the kissing couple in the iconic WWII photo.
Sarasota Police Department via CBS
February 19, 2019 - 4:29 pm
(CBS) — A day after the sailor seen kissing a woman in the iconic World War II photo died, a statue commemorating the couple was found vandalized early Tuesday, Florida police said. According to the Sarasota Police Department, the vandal used red spray paint to emblazon the phrase "#MeToo," which...
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Denis Baupin, a prominent Green Party member and former Paris city official, takes part in a climate change demonstration in Paris, France.
AP Photo
February 04, 2019 - 3:09 pm
By Sylvie Corbet, Associated Press PARIS (AP) — Six French women stood trial Monday in a defamation lawsuit brought by a former lawmaker they accused of sexual misconduct 1½ years before the #MeToo movement. Four journalists who published allegations from the women and eight others in May 2016 also...
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Harvey Weinstein
Steven Hirsch/New York Post via AP, Pool
January 25, 2019 - 9:00 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Harvey Weinstein won a judge's approval Friday to overhaul the defense team in his rape and sexual assault case, replacing his bulldog New York City attorney with a four-person squad that's high on courtroom stars and headline-grabbing cases. The disgraced Hollywood mogul was in a...
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Gillette Ad
Gillette via CNN
January 15, 2019 - 8:37 am
By Heather Kelly, CNN Business (CNN) -- Gillette's newest advertisement isn't about shaving, or beards or personal hygiene. The company's "We Believe" ad -- a one minute and 48 second spot posted to its social media accounts this week -- addresses serious issues like toxic masculinity, sexual...
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