The judge, Thomas Barrett is weighing all motions of the Kevin Spacey case. He was charged with groping an 18-year-old man on Nantucket in 2016.
However, The Oscar-winning former “House of Cards” actor didn’t attend Thursday’s hearing at Nantucket District Court. His attorneys are trying their best to preserve his phone and electronic records. They don’t want the conversations between him and caused to come out. Attorney says Spacey unzipped his pants and fondled victim and his girlfriend at the time. The next hearing is on June 3.
Reports said that the hearing concluded with the judge taking the motions under advisement. Meaning it will take him some time to give the verdict. The routine hearing, typical in any criminal case, gives defense lawyers and prosecutors a chance to exchange information. After which they argue over what will and will not be allowed into evidence in the case. The process might take little longer.
The assault allegedly occurred at a restaurant on the island off Cape Cod where the young man worked as a busboy.
Space is charged with indecent assault and battery. He did not plead guilty. Spacey’s attorneys are Los Angeles’ lawyer Alan Jackson. Moreover, his lawyers have called the accusations “patently false.”