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Weinstein Co. sale talks jeopardized as NY attorney general moves to intervene

A $500 million deal to sell Harvey Weinstein's troubled old studio to former Obama administration official Maria Contreras-Sweet hit a major roadblock this weekend after the New York attorney general's office expressed concerns about the sale, according to a person familiar with the matter.

Contreras-Sweet, backed by billionaire Ron Burkle's

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