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Weinstein / Sexual Harassment #1116848

CNN Evening News for Tuesday, Oct 10, 2017
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(Studio: Anderson Cooper) The reaction of former President Barack Obama & Hillary Clinton to the sexual harassment allegations against movie mogul Harvey Weinstein introduced; Obama & Clinton statements quoted.

(New York: Randi Kaye) The explosive new allegation against Weinstein reviewed; details given about what actresses Ashley Judd, Gwyneth Paltrow, Angelina Jolie, Mira Sorvino, model Ambra Gutierrez & Lucia Evans said about Weinstein. "New Yorker" tape of the exchange between Gutierrez & Weinstein played. [Former Fox news anchor Lauren SLIVAN - recounts being cornered by Weinstein, who exposed himself.] Statements from Weinstein & spokesperson Sallie Hofmeister quoted. The firing of Weinstein from the company he founded & a "New York Times" explanation of women's "turndown duty" noted.

(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Live discussion held with CNN's Kirsten Powers & Jeffrey Toobin about the Weinstein story. [TOOBIN, POWERS - offer views on possible legal charges against Weinstein, how the "power" issue is similar to the case of Fox's Roger Ailes, the institutional failures here, how the Obamas & Clintons paid tribute to him & took five days to come out now.]

Cooper, Anderson;
Kaye, Randi

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