Why Paul Haggis is Arrested?

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On SUNDAY, JUNE 19, THE AWARD-WINNING DIRECTOR PAUL HAGGIS WAS ARRESTED IN ITALY ON ...

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molestation charges 

According to the reports, Haggis was in Italy for a film festival in the tourist town of Ostuni.

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Prosecutors of the city say Haggis was arrested in allegations from a young foreign woman that Haggis forced her to have sexual intercourse.

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Priya Chaudhry the attorney of Haggis, said that the award-winning director was totally innocent.

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"I am confident that all allegations will be dismissed against Mr. Haggis. He is totally innocent and willing to fully cooperate with the authorities, so the truth comes out quickly." Priya Chaudhry said.

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The reports added that the unidentified woman went to a local hospital with officers accompanying her for examination and medical care.

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In 2018, Paul Haggis was also accused of molestation accusations made by four women, which he denied.

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