HARVEY Weinstein is below fixed digicam surveillance to ensure he doesn’t die in custody like Jeffrey Epstein, TMZ reported.
Harvey Weinstein is reportedly being filmed across the clock whereas in jailCredit score: AFP
State correctional officers are reportedly apprehensive that Weinstein could die of their care like Jeffrey EpsteinCredit score: Getty Photos – Getty
The correctional officers assigned to shadow Weinstein have cameras filming him “at eye stage,” on high of normal surveillance cameras put in all through the jail, TMZ reported.
The outlet reported that “jail officers are apprehensive” issues may go incorrect if guards take their eyes off Weinstein.
Sources reportedly instructed TMZ that jail officers wish to stop prison legal responsibility if one thing had been to occur to the convicted rapist.
State jail officers are reportedly apprehensive about potential conspiracy theories if Weinstein had been die of their custody.
Epstein, a convicted pedophile, died by hanging whereas he was in jail prompting conspiracy theories that he didn’t kill himselfCredit score: Getty Photos – Getty
Weinstein was convicted of rape and sentenced to 23 years in jail in MarchCredit score: Getty Photos – Getty
Weinstein has been accused of intercourse crimes by greater than 80 girls, together with Rose McGowanCredit score: Getty – Contributor
Epstein, a financier and convicted intercourse offender, was discovered unresponsive in his Metropolitan Correctional Middle jail cell the place he was awaiting trial for intercourse trafficking fees on August 10, 2019.
The billionaire’s surprising loss of life got here simply two weeks after the 66-year-old jetsetter was positioned on suicide watch when he was discovered slumped in jail with neck accidents.
Epstein, who had reportedly hanged himself, was transported to the New York Downtown Hospital the place he was pronounced lifeless.
The New York Metropolis health worker dominated Epstein’s loss of life a suicide – however Epstein’s legal professionals and revelations of a number of missteps by jail staff prompted conspiracy theories claiming that “Epstein didn’t kill himself” and suggesting he was murdered.
After his loss of life, even high-profile politicians from President Donald Trump to New York City mayor Bill de Blasio expressed doubts.
Trump has even retweeted posts suggesting Epstein was killed for having grime on former President Invoice Clinton.
Trump has even retweeted posts suggesting Epstein was killed for having grime on former President Invoice ClintonCredit score: Getty Photos – Getty
Even New York Metropolis mayor Invoice de Blasio initially expressed doubts about Epstein’s reason behind loss of lifeCredit score: Getty Photos – Getty
However Lawyer Normal William Barr has seemingly dismissed those claims in an interview with the Related Press, calling Epstein’s loss of life “an ideal storm of screw-ups” relatively than a sinister plot.
Graphic images from Epstein’s autopsy had been revealed in January, displaying his frozen face and the orange jail bedsheet the pedophile allegedly used to hold himself.
Earlier this yr, it was revealed that Weinstein was also placed on suicide watch within the jail after being quarantined when he examined constructive for COVID-19 in March.
The Oscar-winning producer of Shakespeare in Love was sentenced in March to 23 years within the maximum-security jail, and has been accused of intercourse crimes by greater than 80 girls including Rose McGowan.
Weinstein was convicted by a Manhattan court docket of forcibly performing oral intercourse on manufacturing assistant Mimi Haleyi in 2006 and of third-degree rape for a 2013 assault on Jessica Mann.
He additionally faces fees in Los Angeles the place prosecutors filed a separate set of sexual assault fees in opposition to Weinstein in January.
A desk at an eatery within the Hamptons utilized by each Jeffrey Epstein and Harvey Weinstein was set ablaze by the restaurant’s proprietor this summer season in a bid to get “rid of their dangerous power.”
Earlier than setting the roundtable on fireplace, Zach Erdem – the proprietor of 75 Fundamental in Southampton – used an ax and a sledgehammer to interrupt the spherical picket desk.
Desk primary was previously frequented by disgraced movie mogul Harvey Weinstein and Jeffrey Epstein, an American financier and convicted little one intercourse offender, Erdem told the New York Post.
He stated: “I have to burn this f***king desk. I am sick of the dangerous power of this desk. Each time I see it I consider that sicko.”