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Breaking two decades of silence, Palo Alto woman says Harvey Weinstein tried to rape her when she was his 24-year-old assistant

Original post made on Oct 15, 2019

A native of Britain and Palo Alto mother of four, Rowena Chiu had her own #MeToo story about Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein for 21 years. She kept it a secret -- until now.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Tuesday, October 15, 2019, 10:41 AM

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Posted by David B. Karpf, MD
a resident of North Whisman
on Oct 15, 2019 at 4:37 pm

David B. Karpf, MD is a registered user.

OK, so half of my brain says that everyone is innocent until proven guilty. But the other half of my brain says throw his ass in jail.....

It takes tremendous courage to speak truth to power, so huge respect for ms.Chiu and her "sisters" who are going public.

Posted by A Father
a resident of Another Mountain View Neighborhood
on Oct 15, 2019 at 5:11 pm

I just read the story about what they did to that 5 y.o. girl and I'm aching.

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