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EntertainmentKevin Spacey Could Face Sexual Assault Trial in October

20:55  03 june  2019
20:55  03 june  2019 Source:   variety.com

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Kevin Spacey appeared in a Nantucket court to face the charge of felony indecent assault and interestingly he did not enter a plea. The alleged victim told cops his girlfriend didn't believe he was being assaulted by Spacey and he sent her a very short Snapchat video, showing a hand on clothes

Kevin Spacey , formerly the lead of Netlix's House of Cards, will face felony charges for sexual assault in a Massachusetts district court. Multiple men have come forward with accusations of sexual assault and harassment against Spacey since October 2017, prompting Netflix to cut ties with and

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A Nantucket judge said on Monday that Kevin Spacey will go on trial on a sexual assault charge no sooner than October.

Spacey’s attorney, Alan Jackson, was hoping for a speedier trial, saying he would be ready to take the case to a jury in August. But Judge Thomas Barrett said that would be impossible, given the limitations of the court facilities on the vacation island.

“It’s difficult enough to get accommodations on this island any time in June, July or August,” Barrett said. “It’s not happening in August. October, November, that’s what you’re looking at.”

Groping case against actor Kevin Spacey returns to court

Groping case against actor Kevin Spacey returns to court Lawyers for Kevin Spacey are returning to court in the case accusing the former "House of Cards" star of groping a young man at a bar on the island of Nantucket. A pretrial hearing is scheduled in the Nantucket District Court on Monday. Authorities say the assault happened in 2016 at the Club Car, where the 18-year-old worked as a busboy. Spacey pleaded not guilty in January to a charge of indecent assault and battery. His lawyers have called the allegations "patently false." In court documents filed Friday, Spacey's attorney accused the man of deleting texting text messages that support Spacey's claims of innocence.

Actor, 59, due in court for arraignment in January over allegations of indecent assault and battery in Nantucket restaurant in 2016.

Kevin Spacey will not be prosecuted over a sexual assault claim because too much time has passed since the alleged incident took place. A man alleged the actor had assaulted him in West Hollywood in October 1992, but Los Angeles prosecutors said on Tuesday they could not take the case forward

Spacey is accused of groping the genitals of an 18-year-old busboy at the Club Car restaurant in Nantucket, Mass., in July 2016. Spacey made a surprise appearance in the courtroom on Monday, wearing glasses and a gray suit.

Kevin Spacey Could Face Sexual Assault Trial in October© Steven Senne/AP/Shutterstock His attorneys have been sparring with prosecutors over the disclosure of phone data in the case. Jackson alleged in court that the accuser’s mother, former local TV anchor Heather Unruh, deleted messages from the accuser’s phone.

Brian Glenny, the first assistant district attorney, said his office has already turned over the data that the defense has requested. Barrett is expected to make a ruling on a defense motion on the issue later this week.

Jackson urged the court to move as quickly as possible, given the effect of media attention on Spacey.

Groping case against actor Kevin Spacey returns to court

Groping case against actor Kevin Spacey returns to court Lawyers for Kevin Spacey are returning to court in the case accusing the former "House of Cards" star of groping a young man at a bar on the island of Nantucket. 

It's looking like Kevin Spacey could be extradited to the UK to face sexual assault allegations from 2016. We have a client who is only now going for trial after an investigation lasting five years. Since last October , Kevin Spacey has been accused of sexual misconduct by over 30 men.

Kevin Spacey faces sexual assault charges. A Massachusetts prosecutor has charged Kevin Spacey with sexual assault , more than a year after a former Boston news anchor came forward with allegations the disgraced actor sexually assaulted her teenage son at a bar in 2016, officials

“Every day that this goes on without resolution is a day that he suffers,” Jackson said. “This is a ridiculous case and they shouldn’t have filed it to begin with.”

Barrett said he, too, would like to deal with the case expeditiously, but said that Spacey will not be allowed to jump the queue of other defendants. The judge said that the court shares its facilities with the probate department, and that jury trials are held only every other month. In response to the judge’s comment on the difficulty of finding accommodations in the summer months, Jackson jokingly offered to sleep in a tent.

Jackson also filed a request for surveillance video from the restaurant, but was informed that the restaurant did not have such video.

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The former 'House of Cards' star previously pleaded not guilty to felony indecent assault and battery. In 2017, former Boston TV news anchor Heather Unruh held a press conference to share her son's allegation of sexual assault against Spacey. Her then 18-year-old son, she claimed, was sexually assaulted by Spacey inside the Club Car Restaurant. Spacey, 59, and his lawyers have maintained the actor's innocence and accused Unruh's son of solely seeking money even before the lawsuit was filed. The criminal trial is expected to occur this fall.

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