Roman Polanski Won’t Be Charged In 1975 L.A. Case Involving 10-Year-Old Girl

Self-exiled filmmaker Roman Polanski will not be hauled back into U.S. court over a 1975 case in which a then-10-year-old accused him of sexual assault, a law enforcement source tells Deadline. The Los Angeles District Attorney’s Office opted not to bring charges because the statute of limitations has expired.
The accuser had claimed that Polanski sexually assaulted her during a photo shoot on an L.A. beach.
The director behind such films as Chinatown, Rosemary’s Baby and…

Self-exiled filmmaker Roman Polanski will not be hauled back into U.S. court over a 1975 case in which a then-10-year-old accused him of sexual assault, a law enforcement source tells Deadline. The Los Angeles District Attorney’s Office opted not to bring charges because the statute of limitations has expired. The accuser had claimed that Polanski sexually assaulted her during a photo shoot on an L.A. beach. The director behind such films as Chinatown, Rosemary’s Baby and…