Harvey Weinstein's attorney wrapped up their closing arguments, accusing his alleged victims of taking action against him to line their pockets, and urging the jury to put any feelings about him to the side and use their "New York common sense."
"In the alternative universe that prosecutors have created for you, Harvey Weinstein is a monster," lawyer Donna Rotunno said in her closing argument per AP News.
"The irony is that they are the producers and they are writing the script," Rotunno said, urging the jury to not buy into "the story they spun where women had no free will."
"In their universe, women are not responsible for the parties they attend, the men they flirt with, the choices they make to further their own careers, the hotel room invitations, the plane tickets they accept, the jobs they ask for help to obtain," or the messages they send, Rotunno said.
Miriam Haley alleges that Weinstein forced her to perform oral sex on him back in 2006.
"She hires Gloria Allred, who sits here every day," Rotunno said. "Allred hasn't been paid," Rotunno said, but she "knows there's a pot of gold at the end of this trial."