‘That ’70s Show’ star Danny Masterson found guilty of rape

Danny Masterson, right, and his wife Bijou Phillips arrive for closing arguments at his second trial, May 16, 2023, in Los Angeles. A jury found “That ’70s Show” star Masterson guilty of two counts of rape Wednesday, May 31, in a retrial in Los Angeles in which the Church of Scientology played a central role. (AP Photo/Chris Pizzello, File)

A jury found “That ’70s Show” star Danny Masterson guilty of two counts of rape on Wednesday in a new trial in Los Angeles.

The jury of seven women and five men reached the verdict after deliberating for seven days spread over two weeks, the Associated Press reported. The jury was unable to reach a verdict on a third count that Masterson allegedly raped a longtime girlfriend, the news service reported. They had voted 8 to 4 in favor of conviction on this charge.

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