Elizabeth Ii Stripped Weinstein Of The Title Of Honorary Knight Of The Order Of The British Empire
By order of Queen Elizabeth II, Hollywood film producer Harvey Weinstein, who is serving a prison sentence in the United States for rape and forced sex, has been stripped of the title of honorary knight of the order of the British Empire, according to the government Bulletin The Gazette.
"The Queen has ordered that Harvey Weinstein's award of the title of an honorary companion of the civil division of the order of the British Empire, dated 29 January 2004, be revoked, revoked, and his name erased from the register of this order," the announcement reads.
In 2004, this title was awarded to Mr. Weinstein for his contribution to the development of the British film industry. In February of this year, he was found guilty of rape and sexual harassment of Actresses and employees of his production company and, in March, was sentenced to 23 years in prison.