BREAKING: Harvey Weinstein sentenced to 23 YEARS in prison

Harvey Weinstein has reportedly been sentenced to 23 years in prison following his February 24 conviction on rape and criminal sex act charges.

A reporter for the Los Angeles times who was present in the Manhattan courtroom announced the sentencing on Twitter.

As CBS News noted, Weinstein faced a maximum sentence of 29 years for the rape conviction, and 24 years for the criminal sex act count.

This is a developing story. CrimeOnline will provide further updates when more information is available.

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