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.
BREAKING: Harvey Weinstein has been sentenced to 23 years in prison for sexual assault
— James Queally (@JamesQueallyLAT) March 11, 2020
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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