Haggis defense looks at accuser’s emails during rape trial | app


NEW YORK (AP) — The defense of filmmaker Paul Haggis on Friday sought to undermine the credibility of a publicist who accused him of rape, with his attorneys suggesting a whiff of romantic interest in communications that his accuser says n were just friendly professional gestures.

Cross-examining Haleigh Breest during her trial rape trialdefense attorney Priya Chaudhry asked about her definition of flirting, her emails regarding Haggis, even her penchant for exclamation marks and signing emails with a warm ‘xx’ or similar .

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