Roman Polanski

Unsealed testimony claims judge reneged on promise in Roman Polanski sex case

A Los Angeles judge pulled back a promise that he would not jail Roman Polanski for sexually abusing a teen girl in 1977, a former prosecutor testified years ago, leading the famed director to flee the US decades ago. The previously sealed testimony of former Deputy District Attorney Roger Gunson revealed that in 2010 the …

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Roman Polanski Fled After US Judge Hinted He Would Renege on Rape Plea Deal: Unsealed Transcript

Filmmaker Roman Polanski fled the US on the eve of his 1978 sentencing for having sex with a teenager after it became clear the judge was prepared to renege on a plea bargain, according to unsealed transcripts of testimony by retired Deputy District Attorney Roger Gunson seen by the Associated Press. The transcript is the …

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