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Weinstein's defense team seeks to dismiss charges, citing NYPD missteps

Nov 06, 2018 - New York Business Journal

Harvey Weinstein's defense team filed a motion to have sex crimes charges against the former media mogul dismissed.

The team, led by Manhattan attorney Ben Brafman, says the New York Police Department and the Manhattan District Attorney's office committed missteps in the indictment.

The court documents, filed Monday in New York's Supreme Court, describe NYPD Detective Nicholas DiGaudio as a "serial obstructer" who fostered concealment of "vital information from the district attorney....