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Judge weighing motions in Kevin Spacey alleged groping case

Apr. 4, 2019 7:50 PM EDT

NANTUCKET, Mass. (AP) — A judge is weighing motions filed by lawyers for Kevin Spacey, charged with groping an 18-year-old man on Nantucket in 2016. The Oscar-winning former "House of Cards" actor didn't attend Thursday's hearing at Nantucket District Court. Spacey's attorneys have been seeking to preserve...

Judge allows preservation of more records in Spacey case

Mar. 4, 2019 4:35 PM EST

NANTUCKET, Mass. (AP) — A judge has approved a request by attorneys for Kevin Spacey to preserve more phone records in the sexual assault case against the Oscar-winning actor. The Nantucket District Court judge on Monday allowed a motion to extend an earlier order preserving phone and electronic records...

Ian McKellen has apologized for remarks about Spacey, Singer

Mar. 3, 2019 3:15 AM EST

LONDON (AP) — Actor Ian McKellen has apologized for remarks in which he appeared to suggest that allegations of sexual abuse that have been leveled against Kevin Spacey and Bryan Singer resulted from the entertainers' unease with their own sexuality. McKellen tweeted Saturday that comments made during the...

Kevin Spacey lawyers seek accuser's cellphone, other records

Feb. 28, 2019 6:09 PM EST

NANTUCKET, Mass. (AP) — Attorneys for Kevin Spacey are seeking surveillance footage, text messages and other records they say they need to defend the disgraced actor against accusations that he groped a young Massachusetts man in 2016 at a Nantucket bar. Kevin Spacey's lawyers asked the judge in court...

If proven, Smollett allegations could be a 'career killer'

Feb. 22, 2019 5:50 PM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — For five years, Jussie Smollett has been enmeshed in weekly drama on the set of "Empire," the Fox TV series that gave the actor a breakout role and the fame to advance his social activism. But Friday's news that Smollett won't appear on the final two episodes of this season of "Empire"...

Lisa Borders steps down as head of Time's Up organization

Feb. 18, 2019 7:22 PM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Lisa Borders says she has resigned as president and CEO of Time's Up, the gender equality initiative formed last year in response to sexual misconduct allegations in Hollywood. Borders says in statement Monday that she is stepping aside "with deep regret" due to family issues. She didn't...