Kevin Spacey Appears At Court For Hearing In Groping Case

 

NANTUCKET, Mass. (AP) - Kevin Spacey has arrived at a Nantucket courthouse where a hearing is set in the case accusing him of groping an 18-year-old busboy in 2016.

The former "House of Cards" actor was not required to attend Monday's pretrial hearing. Wearing a gray suit and glasses, Spacey walked into the courthouse with his lawyers.

Spacey has pleaded not guilty to a charge of indecent assault and battery.

 

His accuser says Spacey groped him in the crowded bar of the Club Car, where the teen worked as a busboy.

On Friday, Spacey's attorney Alan Jackson accused the man of deleting text messages that support Spacey's claims of innocence.

Jackson wants the court to demand that prosecutors turn over a "complete and unaltered" forensic copy of the accuser's cellphone.

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