Actress' Lawsuit Accuses Weinstein Brothers Of Sex Trafficking

Harvey Weinstein & TWC Hit With Claims Of Sex Trafficking At Cannes 2014

Kadian Noble filed a lawsuit with the NY federal court on Monday accusing Weinstein of sexually assaulting her in a hotel room in France.

The lawsuit was filed under a federal sex trafficking law, based on a claim that Weinstein traveled overseas to use fraud and coercion to obtain a commercial sex act, and also named his brother and their company for knowing about his behavior and profiting from it.

American film producer Harvey Weinstein has been accused of rape and sexual assault by multiple women.

It continues to feel as though we've reached peak awfulness when it comes to Harvey Weinstein, but every time we think that all the allegations have come to light, new victims step forward to share more harrowing stories about the Hollywood producer. "Harvey Weinstein ultimately forced Kadian into sexual acts". When she rebuffed him, he "forcibly" pulled her into the bathroom, where he pulled down her shirt, unbuckled his trousers and masturbated as he rubbed against her and then forced her hand on his penis, the lawsuit states. "Harvey Weinstein traveled in foreign commerce, knowingly recruiting or enticing Kadian offering her something of value, knowing that he would use this offer as a means to defraud, force or coerce her into a sexual encounter".

Noble's lawsuit claimed Weinstein promised her a role in a Weinstein Company project and that he invited her to his hotel room in February 2014 in France on the premise of viewing her show reel, or video highlights of her acting.

According to the claim form, the client is seeking damages "for personal injury, expenses, consequential loss including aggravated and exemplary damages and interest arising out of a series of sexual assaults". The lawsuit claims employees "knew to "take care" of the FOH's".

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After that, Noble claims she was allowed to leave and told by Weinstein that his people would be in touch with her about the role.

He then "forcibly pulled Kadian into the bathroom, told her "to relax while he gripped her firmly" and 'started to rub Kadian's breast and buttocks" states the complaint.

Harvey Weinstein's legal woes have taken a new turn.

What followed was Weinstein allegedly calling a TWC producer and after putting Noble on the line, "The TWC producer told [Noble] that she needed to be "a good girl and do whatever [Weinstein] wished, ' and if she did, then 'they would work" with her further".

Neither a representative for Bob Weinstein nor The Weinstein Company immediately respond to ABC News' request for comment.

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