Cuba Gooding Jr. Arrives for Groping Case Hearing on His Motion to Dismiss

Cuba Gooding Jr.

7: 35 AM PT — The hearing mores than, it just set about 20 mins, and also Cuba’s lawyers did not obtain a judgment on their activity to reject. The court stated she would certainly not make any type of “rash decisions,” and also definitely not prior to district attorneys have an opportunity to react on July 17.

Judge Keshia Espinal included she would certainly rule on the activity to reject on August 14.

Prosecutors submitted a deposition from the accuser in which she information her account of the supposed groping.

Cuba Gooding Jr. simply got here to a Manhattan court house for a hearing in his searching instance … and also the star is attempting to encourage the D.A. to go down the fees versus him.

We obtained Cuba walking right into court Wednesday early morning, flanked by his lawful group and also NYPD policemans for protection. As we’ve reported, district attorneys have actually billed Cuba with one matter of violation physical touching and also one matter of sexual assault in the 3rd level.

The Oscar champion’s lawyers, Mark Heller and also Peter Toumbekis, state their customer is innocent and also have actually submitted an activity to reject the fees. The court is anticipated to attend to that activity Wednesday in court.

Cuba was jailed previously this month, transforming himself in to police a couple of days after a lady called 911 affirming the Oscar champion touched her bust without her permission while at a New York bar. He’s begged blameless.

TMZ damaged the tale … Cuba feels his accusers very own words — from blog site access — reveal she has a “warped mental state.” His activity to reject extensively prices quote blog sites where she supposedly stated she was depriving for interest as well as additionally experiencing PTSD and also anxiousness condition.

Cuba additionally desires a complete exoneration, and also his legal representatives have actually said the instance is cluttered with valid incongruities, an absence of definitive video clip proof and also a supposed screwup in the NYPD examination. 

Story establishing …

Originally Published — 7: 29 AM PT

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