Jennifer Siebel Newsom Testifies At Harvey Weinstein Trial

OAKLAND, CALIFORNIA - FEBRUARY 09: California Gov. Gavin Newsom speaks during a bill signing ceremony at Nido's Backyard Mexican Restaurant on February 09, 2022 in San Francisco, California. California Gov. Gavin Newsom signedlegislation to extend COVID-19 supplemental paid sick leave for workers. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

At a glance

  • “Yes,” Siebel Newsom said, according to The Associated Press. “He’s wearing a suit and a blue t and s staring at me.”
  • Weinstein, who is serving a 23-year sentence for rape in New York, stands accused of sexually assaulting five women between 2003 and 2014.
  • During the trial’s opening statements, Deputy District Attorney Paul Thompson said that Siebel Newsom was “a powerless actor trying to make her way in Hollywood” when Weinstein allegedly raped her at a Beverly Hills hotel in 2005.

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