Harvey Weinstein Reportedly Tests
Positive for Coronavirus According to Deadline, Weinstein tested positive for the novel coronavirus at Wende Correctional Facility. Weinstein is one of two prisoners..
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FILE PHOTO: Film producer Harvey Weinstein arrives at the New York Criminal Court during his ongoing sexual assault trial in the Manhattan borough of New York City, New York, U.S., February 24, 2020...
Harvey Weinstein had breakfast at a Four Seasons hotel before he was meant to be placed in Rikers Island jail complex. According to Reuters, the former Hollywood film producer found guilty of rape and..
Sean Hernandez says he covers his mouth and nose with a t-shirt or towel when he leaves his cell, the only defense he can improvise against the coronavirus outbreak now sweeping through New York’s.. Reuters - Published
Something was wrong. The chow hall line at New York’s Rikers Island jail had halted. For three hours, the men stood and waited, without food, until a correctional officer quietly delivered the news:.. SeattlePI.com - Published Also reported by •Seattle Times
Agencies that normally monitor defendants pre-trial are hobbled by not being able to meet in person - but they are now monitoring inmates being released from Rikers Island because of the COVID-19.. Gothamist - Published
NEW YORK (AP) — Harvey Weinstein tested positive for the coronavirus at a state prison in New York while serving a 23-year sentence for rape and sexual assault, the head of the state correctional.. SeattlePI.com - Published
Washington D.C., Mar 23, 2020 / 03:01 pm (CNA).- The worldwide outbreak of coronavirus (COVID-19) is beginning to touch one of the populations in the United States most vulnerable to disease: the.. CNA - Published
New York City’s vast jail system, which includes the notorious Rikers Island complex, is confronting the nation’s largest coronavirus jail outbreak to date as 38 people have tested positive for.. FOXNews.com - Published
Legal advocates and public health experts say Mayor Bill de Blasio isn't moving fast enough to release vulnerable individuals detained at the city's jails, amid mounting evidence that COVID-19 is.. Gothamist - Published
An inmate at Rikers Island has tested positive for coronavirus and eight others who are showing symptoms of COVID-19 have been moved into isolation, New York Mayor Bill de Blasio said Thursday. FOXNews.com - Published
Before being transferred to the maximum-security jail, the disgraced movie mogul shared his time between Rikers Island's medical unit and New York's Bellevue Hospital due to heart problems. AceShowbiz - Published
As the coronavirus continues to spread around the world claiming lives and rattling the global economy, major prisons U.S. prisons like Rikers are considering releasing their inmates to prevent a.. FOXNews.com - Published
NEW YORK — Convicted rapist Harvey Weinstein has been transferred to a maximum-security prison in upstate New York after spending just two days at Rikers Island. Weinstein left the North Infirmary.. Seattle Times - Published
NEW YORK (AP) — Coronavirus has become a “get out of jail" card for hundreds of low-level inmates across the country, and even hard-timers are seeking their freedom with the argument that it's not.. SeattlePI.com - Published
Disgraced Hollywood film mogul Harvey Weinstein, who was convicted last month of rape and sexual assault against two women and sentenced on Wednesday to 23 years in prison, experienced chest pains.. FOXNews.com - Published
The sometimes dubbed “torture island” located in New York City is now the temporary home of convicted rapist Harvey Weinstein — a far cry from the hills of Hollywood and the vestiges of power.. FOXNews.com - Published
The disgraced movie mogul, who was was convicted of rape and a criminal sexual act in February, has reportedly been staying on the sixth floor of the North Infirmary Command's main building. AceShowbiz - Published
Harvey Weinstein's getting special treatment in jail so far, but it's not necessarily something he wants -- he's being kept isolated and under watch 24 hours a day ... likely until his sentencing... TMZ.com - Published
Manhattan assistant district attorney Joan Illuzzi urged Justice James Burke to give Harvey Weinstein a “lengthy prison sentence” worthy of the offenses he has committed.
In a letter sent to the.. The Wrap - Published
Harvey Weinstein, who was hospitalized following his conviction last month on rape and sexual assault charges, is being moved to Rikers Island, one of his lawyers said Thursday. Attorney Arthur Aidala.. Seattle Times - Published