Kyiv: From the American producer Harvey Weinstein dropped the charges of forced oral sex with actress Lucy Evans, said at a meeting of the District Court in Manhattan.
It is noted that the accusations of the actress under coercion to oral sex have not been confirmed, new evidence has appeared in the case that sexual intercourse took place by mutual consent.
It is added that the other five cases against Weinstein remain valid.
The next hearing will take place in December.
The date of the commencement of a possible trial against Weinstein has not yet been determined.
A New York court reportedly convicted the film producer Harvey Weinstein of rape.