”the Procedures that were taken to exclude Polanski was fair and reasonable. The college stands firm in that the decision was correct,” says a spokesperson for the company, according to Variety.
out of the Oscarsakademin in may 2018 on the basis of a rape he committed against a 13-year-old girl in the united states in 1977. The director was arrested, detained and confessed to the rape, but fled the country prior to the judgment. He has kept himself away from u.s. authorities since then.
The 85-year-old director left a week in a lawsuit against the college and demanded to be reinstated in the prestigious society. Polanski claims that the college neither followed their own rules or the state of California law when they excluded him.
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