What Books Did Harvey Weinstein Carry on His Perp Walk?

Film producer Harvey Weinstein stands with his lawyer Benjamin Brafman left inside Manhattan Criminal Court during his arraignment in Manhattan in New York

Film producer Harvey Weinstein stands with his lawyer Benjamin Brafman left inside Manhattan Criminal Court during his arraignment in Manhattan in New York

Police said he was "arrested, processed and charged with rape, criminal sex act, sex abuse and sexual misconduct".

Weinstein handed off the books at the police station, where he was booked quickly.

Since then, almost 100 women have come forward alleging 40 years of impropriety that sparked a sexual harassment watershed, ending the careers of powerful men and spawning the global #MeToo and Time's Up movements. On Friday, Weinstein attorney Benjamin Brafman said in a statement, "Mr. Weinstein has always maintained that he has never engaged in non-consensual sexual behavior with anyone". His travel will be restricted and he will surrender his passport, The New York Times reported.

Harvey Weinstein turned himself in to New York Police Friday morning and was arrested on charges that he raped one woman and forced another perform oral sex on him, and the police had to make special accommodations during his surrender.

Police officers escorted Weinstein inside a lower Manhattan police station as scores of journalists pushed up against barricades for pictures and video, while three helicopters hovered overhead.

The Charmed alum - who became one of the leaders of the #MeToo movement after claiming in October that Weinstein, 66, raped her at the 1997 Sundance Film Festival - said that the disgraced film producer's "face has terrorized me for so long".

Weinstein, wearing a dark jacket over a blue sweater and white open-collared shirt and dark jeans, appeared pale, and stood next to Brafman, staring into the middle distance while prosecutors described a bail agreement.

Actress and photographer Katherine Kendall, who told ABC News" "Nightline" that after she refused to give Weinstein a massage in the early "90s, he asked her to show him her breasts, says she feels "so surreal". Weinstein shook his head and softly said, "No".

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The New York police said in its statement: "The NYPD thanks these fearless survivors for their courage to come forward and seek justice".

Lucia Evans, who said Weinstein forced her into oral sex in 2004, is thought to be at least one of the women whose cases triggered charges. Weinstein had consistently denied all charged levelled against him in the past, even after he was sacked from the Weinstein Company and expelled by the Academy previous year. Actress Rose McGowan tweeted: "We got you, Harvey Weinstein".

After actresses Ashley Judd and Rose McGowan went on record with specific and horrific allegations against the producer, the list of accusers grew alarmingly.

"I would rather be ready for that kind of coverage and his trial, than just coverage of him golfing in Scottsdale, so I will be ready for it", she said.

It was a carefully choreographed performance.

Paul Webster, who in the 1990s was president of Miramax, Weinstein's former production company, told FRONTLINE that he was "fully aware that Harvey was a serial womanizer". When he was led into the courtroom, police still had his hands cuffed behind his back. He kept his gaze lowered amid a barrage of shouted questions.

Something Wonderful: Rodgers and Hammerstein's Broadway Revolution, by Todd S. Purdum: The musical-theater writing team - composer Richard Rodgers and lyricist-dramatist Oscar Hammerstein II - created the most popular Broadway musicals in the '40s and '50s, including The Sound of Music and Oklahoma! Kazan was also shunned by Hollywood after he outed several colleagues as communists during the McCarthy era.

More than 75 women have accused Weinstein of wrongdoing, and authorities in California and London are also investigating assault allegations. While she was there, Mr. Weinstein called her and set up a meeting for the following day.

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