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New Polanski Accuser: "He Sexually Abused Me in the Worst Possible Way"

File - Movie director Roman Polanski talks with correctional officers in this Dec. 17, 1977 file photo taken at Chino Mens Institute in Chino, Calif. Polanski, who pleaded guilty to having sex with a 13-year-old girl was beginning a court ordered 90-day psychiatric study at the time. Polanski has been taken into custody by Swiss police on a 31-year-old U.S. arrest warrant, organizers of the Zurich Film Festival said Sunday Sept. 27, 2009. Zurich police spokesman Stefan Oberlin confirmed Polanski's arrest, but refused to provide more details. (AP Photo/Nick Ut)
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File - Movie director Roman Polanski talks with correctional officers in this Dec. 17, 1977 file photo taken at Chino Mens Institute in Chino, Calif. Polanski, who pleaded guilty to having sex with a 13-year-old girl was beginning a court ordered 90-day p
Roman Polanski, 1977 (AP Photo/Nick Ut)

(CBS/AP) Actress Charlotte Lewis, spoke at a news conference Friday in Los Angeles, saying that director and convicted child rapist Roman Polanski sexually abused her in 1982, four years before she appeared in Polanski's "Pirates" film.

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"Mr. Polanski knew that I was only 16-years-old when he met me and forced himself upon me in his apartment in Paris," Lewis, 42, said in a press conference viewable at RadarOnline.com. "He took advantage of me and I have lived with the effects of his behavior ever since it occurred. All I want is justice."

Lewis said of Polanski, "He sexually abused me in the worst possible way when I was just 16-years-old."

District attorney's spokeswoman Sandi Gibbons acknowledges Lewis met with a prosecutor handling Polanski's 33-year-old sex case involving another woman. Gibbons would not comment further.

Lewis' attorney Gloria Allred says she hopes her client's allegations will affect sentencing for Polanski, who is under house arrest in Switzerland and is fighting extradition. He pleaded guilty in 1977 to having sex with a 13-year-old girl but fled to France.

Polanski's attorney Chad Hummel was not immediately available for comment.

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