Rape accuser testifies against filmmaker Paul Haggis


              Publicist Haleigh Breest arrives at court in the Manhattan borough of New York City, on Wednesday, Oct. 19, 2022. Jurors are getting their first look at a lawsuit that pits Oscar-winning moviemaker Paul Haggis against Breest, who alleges that he raped her. He says their 2013 encounter was consensual. (AP Photo/Ted Shaffrey)
            
              Film director Paul Haggis exits the courtroom for a lunch break, Wednesday, Oct. 19, 2022, in New York. Jurors are getting their first look at a lawsuit that pits Oscar-winning moviemaker Haggis against a publicist who alleges that he raped her. He says their 2013 encounter was consensual. (AP Photo/Julia Nikhinson)
            
              Screenwriter and film director Paul Haggis arrives at court for a sexual assault civil lawsuit in New York on Thursday, Oct. 20, 2022. (AP Photo/Ted Shaffrey)
            
              Actor Kevin Spacey leaves court in New York on Oct 17, 2022, after testifying that he never made a sexual pass at actor Anthony Rapp when he was 14, left, and director Paul Haggis exits the courtroom in New York on Oct. 19, 2022, for a lunch break in his civil trial against a publicist who alleges that he raped her in 2013. (AP Photo)
            
              Publicist Haleigh Breest, center, is seen at New York Supreme Court, Monday, Oct 17, 2022, in New York. Opening statements are expected Wednesday, Oct. 19, in a civil case brought by Breest, who accused Oscar-winning filmmaker Paul Haggis of raping her almost a decade earlier. (AP Photo/Yuki Iwamura)
Rape accuser testifies against filmmaker Paul Haggis