Weinstein and the Verdict on Male Responsibility

Weinstein’s defense lawyer Donna Rotunno contends that her client committed sins, not crimes. But it’s for the jury to decide if he’s legally entitled to his sins.

Jessica Mann is questioned by prosecutor Joan Illuzzi-Orbon. (Courtroom sketch by Jane Rosenberg )

In the coming days, a jury of five women and seven men will deliver a verdict in the case against Harvey Weinstein, in what is being widely considered the first legal test of the #MeToo movement. Of the 90+ women who