Argento paid $380 thousand the actor, accusing it of abusing
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Italian actress Asia Argento, accused in the rape of producer Harvey Weinstein, had molested minors. It is reported by The New York Times.
The newspaper published materials of a court case at the suit of actor Jimmy Bennett, accusing it of rape and molestation.
Asia Argento and Jimmy Bennett starred in the film “Chicks” in 2003. At that time the actor was seven years old. Argento played the role of a prostitute, travels with his son across America. The heroine Argento dress up son as a girl and allows customers to mock him.
Bennett said that in 2013 Argento after dinner led him into his hotel room, bowed to oral sex and traditional intercourse.
Bennett decided to sue the actress after her accusations against Weinstein. According to the plaintiff, he resented the hypocrisy Argento. He demanded compensation in the amount of $3.5 million On the court He paid $380 thousand
Lawyer Argento acted as a lawyer for her boyfriend, chef Anthony Bourdain, who committed suicide in June 2018.
According to CNN, the American producer Harvey Weinstein can get the highest punishment prescribed for rape.
May 25 Weinstein surrendered to the police in new York. The police arrested him on charges of raping a woman and forced to perform oral sex to the other. The same day he made a $1 million bail and was released. It was ordered to wear an electronic bracelet. The producer was forbidden to leave the States of new York and Connecticut. May 30, the producer filed the appropriate charges.
In early October of 2017, the newspaper The New York Times published an investigation about sexual harassment Weinstein in relation to Actresses and subordinates, which, according to the newspaper, lasted for several decades.
With the accusations was produced by actress Ashley Judd, Angelina Jolie, Gwyneth Paltrow, Cara Delevingne, Asia Argento, rose McGowan, Lucia Stoller, Mira Sorvino and Rosanna Arquette. According to the New York Post, about 100 women have accused the producer of harassment or rape.