6.) Roman Polanski

  • 2019-02-25
  • Source: AAN
  • by: AAN Staff
 6.) Roman Polanski
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While awaiting his sentencing in 1978, Oscar-winning director Roman Polanski fled the United States and became one of America’s most high-profile fugitives.

Polanski was to be sentenced for unlawful sex with a minor – the allegations against him are stomach churning. He reportedly brought a 13-year-old girl to a friend's house to take photos for a magazine. He then gave the girl champagne allegedly laced with Quaaludes. Once incapacitated, he proceeded to rape her before his arrested the following day.   

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