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Woman Raped By Roman Polanski Will Ask Court To End Case

LOS ANGELES — The victim of Roman Polanski’s sex assault 40 years ago is going to appeal directly to a judge to end the long-running case against the fugitive director, his lawyer said Thursday. Read more

Roman Polanski Wants To Return To the U.S. To Settle 1977 Child Rape Case

Academy Award-winning director Roman Polanski, who has spent the past 40 years on the run following allegations he raped a 13-year-old girl in California, has launched a legal bid to avoid further jail time if he returns to the United States. Read more

Roman Polanski: Polish Supreme Court Rejects Extradition To US

Poland’s Supreme Court upheld Tuesday the decision of a lower court in the country to refuse to extradite filmmaker Roman Polanski to the United States, where he is wanted for sentencing in a rape case. Polanski, 83, lives in France and has a home in Switzerland, but grew up in Poland, a country he often visits. Read more