FBI, NYPD reportedly have criminal investigations underway on Harvey Weinstein

Earlier reports that Harvey Weinstein fled US jurisdiction by flying to "sex addiction" rehab in Europe apparently are false, but he may yet face the long arm of the law.  The U.K. Daily Mail reports: The FBI has opened an investigation into Harvey Weinstein, DailyMail.com has exclusively learned. DailyMail.com understands the move came at the behest of the Department of Justice, run by Donald Trump's Attorney General Jeff Sessions, which instructed the bureau to investigate the mounting allegations leveled at the movie mogul. While it is unknown whether the DOJ order came directly from Sessions, the move is likely to be seen in a political light given Weinstein's friendship with Trump foe Hillary Clinton. Unless rape or sexual assault is committed on federal property, or unless interstate transportation was directly involved in the commission of those crimes, they fall under state and local jurisdiction, not the feds'....(Read Full Post)