December 3, 2008
Roman Polanski's Lawyers Ask D.A.'s Office To Dismiss Charges
Attorneys for film director Roman Polanski (Chinatown, The Pianist) have asked the Los Angeles District Attorney's office to dismiss charges against him. Such a move would allow the director to return to the United States from France, where he has lived for the past thirty years, since he pled guilty to one count of unlawful sexual intercourse with a minor, and then left the country before sentencing. A recent documentary, Roman Polanski: Wanted and Desired, has raised questions about the impartiality of the judge who presided at Mr. Polanski's trial. Read more here.
December 3, 2008 | Permalink
TrackBack URL for this entry:
Listed below are links to weblogs that reference Roman Polanski's Lawyers Ask D.A.'s Office To Dismiss Charges: