One by one, the lawyers representing the movie producer against sexual assault charges in Manhattan have bowed out.

In the six months since Harvey Weinstein built his new "dream team" of heavy-hitting lawyers to represent him against sexual assault charges in Manhattan, the movie producer's carefully selected legal cast has completely fallen apart.

Weinstein, whose alleged sexual misconduct set in motion the global #MeToo movement, jettisoned his first lawyer in January. He then hired a team that included a former Manhattan prosecutor and three attorneys who had defended celebrities and some of the country's most vilified defendants.

But one by

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