Representatives for Weinstein confirmed to CNN the authenticity of an email written by the ragged film producer and printed by TMZ on Wednesday.
“I’ve had one hell of a three hundred and sixty five days… the worst nightmare of my existence. As you would additionally peek from these articles, the police like performed a really hard role in my investigation. All Three law enforcement officials like either been retired, or repositioned from the SVU,” Weinstein wrote. “The articles are self explanatory, but I would perchance perhaps perhaps adore to keep up a correspondence to you on the mobile phone whenever you happen to like a while. There’s more to this memoir…I adore your confidentiality. Earn a study of those articles. I prefer I didn’t ought to put a ask to, but I would perchance perhaps perhaps be very appreciative of your time. Most tremendous, Harvey.”
CNN became unable to substantiate what articles Weinstein referenced in his message.
Juda Engelmayer, a publicist for Weinstein’s attorney Ben Brafman, urged CNN that Weinstein sent six to eight emails to “friends” this week but didn’t specify who the recipients were.
“As more data has been popping out that means that quite rather a lot of the conventional story weren’t fully factual and blended with the notify in getting the story out, Harvey on his hang initiative wrote letters to friends of his,” Engelmayer acknowledged.
Weinstein’s device, Engelmayer added, became to skedaddle the recipients “to rep a deeper take into consideration into the tales, into the history of it and well vet what they’re hearing and what they’ve heard.”
The Contemporary York Cases and
The Contemporary Yorker printed investigations higher than a three hundred and sixty five days ago about Weinstein’s alleged sexual misconduct.
In October, one in every of the six felony prices in opposition to Weinstein became thrown out after an NYPD detective became accused of coaching a peek.
Weinstein has pleaded no longer guilty to the costs and has petitioned for the case to be dropped.