Harvey Weinstein’s Lawyer Request To Leave Defense Team

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Published on January 17, 2019 - Duration: 00:36s

Harvey Weinstein’s Lawyer Request To Leave Defense Team

Benjamin Brafman will seek court permission to depart as Harvey Weinstein’s defense attorney, both Weinstein and Brafman said in a joint statement Thursday.

The news was initially reported by TheWrap on Monday.

The exit must be approved by Judge James Burke in New York.

“Both parties have agreed to part ways amicably and Mr. Brafman has agreed to cooperate fully with new counsel for Mr. Weinstein so as to ensure an orderly transition,” Weinstein and Brafman said in the joint statement.

“Mr.

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