Ashley Judd Sues Harvey Weinstein, Says He Sabotaged Her Career

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Ashley Judd has filed a lawsuit against Harvey Weinstein alleging that his pattern of retaliation, defamation, and sabotage against women who refused his sexual advances damaged her career. The suit’s claims partly hinge on the news reports about Peter Jackson and Fran Walsh wanting to cast Judd in their Lord of the Rings movies backed by Weinstein’s Miramax in 1998. The suit say that as retaliation for Judd rebuffing Weinstein, he “torpedoed Ms. Judd's incredible…