Attorney Lisa Bloom Planned To Discredit Harvey Weinstein's Accusers

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In an interview with the Los Angeles Times, Marlow called out the entertainment industry's virtue signaling against President Trump, while largely keeping silent over the Weinstein sexual harassment scandal.

In a statement on Thursday, he said: "I came of age in the 60's and 70's, when all the rules about behaviour and workplaces were different".

Though Bloom gave no reason for her resignation, and did not defend her decision to support Weinstein before that, their relationship extends at least to April, when the Weinstein Company optioned Bloom's book Suspicion Nation: The Inside Story of the Trayvon Martin for use as source material for an upcoming docuseries. "My understanding is that Mr. Weinstein and his board are moving toward an agreement", the famed lawyer and women's advocate tweeted.

In addition, crisis manager Lanny Davis stepped down from Weinstein's team and would no longer be serving him as an adviser, according to sources familiar with the situation.

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See, Weinstein, whose future at The Weinstein Company is now in limbo, is also a big political donor who has given thousands to Democratic candidates over the years, putting those still in office or running into an awkward position.

Trump's comments were also made one day after Weinstein took an indefinite leave of absence as the co-chairman of The Weinstein Company, the hit-producing Hollywood studio. His alleged victims were talented young actresses and other women who had the potential to build successful careers on their own without some ugly, creepy man coercing them into giving him a massage or worse.

This week, The New York Times alleged that producer Weinstein had sexually harassed female employees over a almost thirty year period, and that he had reached private settlements with eight of them.

President Trump on Harvey Weinstein's sexual harassment allegations: "I'm not at all surprised to see it".

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On Friday evening, Page Six published speculation by "insiders" that the Weinstein Company's co-founder, brother Bob Weinstein (who remains), may have fed the first details of sexual harassment allegations to the New York Times in a plot to ouster his brother.

Malia Obama was an intern in the NY office of The Weinstein Company before she began attending Harvard University.

In the days since the Weinstein scandal broke, the 65-year-old producer has sent a series of mixed messages in response to the lurid allegations.

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