The two-time Oscar winner is accused of felony indecent assault and battery in connection to a 2016 incident at the Club Car. Prosecutors said Spacey groped an 18-year-old bus boy on July 7, 2016, after plying him with alcohol, Reuters reported.
A judge set the next hearing in the case for March 4. Spacey is not expected to attend the hearing.
Spacey now sitting down while attorneys discuss next court appearance. Spacey’s appearance can be waived judge say. March 4 is next date for court. https://t.co/P4clvlGHhw
Update 10:50 a.m. EST Jan 7: Spacey is expected to appear at 11 a.m. for an arraignment on charges of felony indecent assault and battery.
Update 10:40 a.m. EST Jan. 7: Spacey has said in court papers that he plans to plead not guilty to charges of felony indecent assault and battery, Reuters reported.
Honorable Thomas Barrett just greeted court for the day noting that one case has certainly garnered some media attention. At least one head court officer was brought in from the mainland to help with today’s proceedings. https://t.co/5fwHK0MhsP