NEW YORK – Cuba Gooding Jr. returned to the Supreme Court of New York on Thursday, pleading "not guilty" of additional sexual charges against a third prosecutor.
This was the third actor of the 51-year-old indictment since June. Gooding Jr. faces six offenses: three with violent touch and three with third degree sexual abuse.
The actor "Jerry Maguire" appeared in the courtroom in a marine suit, frowning and handcuffed.
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This latest incident allegedly occurred in September 2018 at a New York nightclub called LAVO. The replacing indictment alleges that Gooding "intentionally and without legitimate reason violently touched the sexual and other intimate areas".
The other two allegations are from October 201
CUBA GOODING JR. During his indictment, Deputy District Attorney Jenna Long complained to the judge that a video of one of the alleged incidents had leaked just 24 hours after being leaked to the press. In addition, prosecutors argue that the video is "incomplete" because it shows the interaction but not moments of touch.
The video in question was allegedly forwarded to TMZ, and although Gooding's attorney Mark Heller does not dispute this, Heller assured reporters that the edited article was "irrelevant."
CLICK HERE TO GET THE FOX NEWS APP Pat and that there was no gripping and that there was no inappropriate behavior, "called it" malicious prosecution ".
Gooding has denied all allegations of misconduct, is free in its sole discretion, and is back in court January 22
The Associated Press has contributed to this report