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Harvey Weinstein, an American film producer found guilty of committing a criminal sex act and third-degree rape on Monday. Italian actress Asia Argento reacts to the verdict against Harvey Weinstein.

Asia had said that Harvey raped her during the Cannes Film festival in 1997 when she was 21. She took to social media and gave her first reaction after the trial.

She shared a series of stories that show her happiness because now her assaulter is behind the bar.

In her story, she wrote: ” Handcuffed by 6 cops and sent straight to jail. Harvey is now a convicted, rapist.”

Asia shared a post on Instagram she wrote: “Harvey Weinstein is now a convicted rapist. Two survivors cry and celebrate. Thank you, God. Thank you to all the brave women. Thank you, judge and jury in NYC @samyliscious this one goes out to you Anthony.”

Harvey Weinstein was taken into custody after the guilty verdict in a landmark trial.