After 14 ladies accused Cuba Gooding Jr. of sexual misconduct, prosecutors revealed particulars of an alleged encounter between the actor and certainly one of his victims.
In new courtroom papers filed on Tuesday (Oct. 15), prosecutors stated Gooding boldly requested a lady he’d by no means met earlier than to sit on his face and urinate in his mouth.
According to the docs, the movie star approached a feminine stranger at a bar in Los Angeles in February 2011 and grabbed her arm as she walked previous him to go to the toilet.
The papers say Gooding “then placed his hand inside the woman’s blouse and squeezed her bare breast while he stated, in substance, ‘Sit on my face, pee in my mouth.”
After pushing Gooding away and telling him that he was “nasty,” the lady claims the actor grabbed her arm a second time when she walked previous him once more.
The docs say when Gooding grabbed the lady’s arm once more, somebody instructed him to go away her alone, and he stated, as soon as once more: “I want her to sit on my face and pee in my mouth.”
Prosecutors stated this allegation is certainly one of many towards the actor courting again so far as 2011 and spanning throughout 4 states: New York, California, Texas and Mexico.
In 2013, Gooding allegedly grabbed a lady’s butt and licked her neck with out consent on the Chatwal Hotel in Manhattan.
The following 12 months, at Cafe Havana in Malibu, California, the film star walked up to a feminine stranger, reached underneath her skirt and touched her vagina over her underwear, courtroom paperwork state.
Gooding appeared in courtroom Tuesday after turning himself in to New York police to face a four-count indictment, together with a forcible touching cost and a cost of sexual abuse in the third diploma from a lady who stated he pinched her buttocks with out content material at a Las Vegas nightclub in October 2018.
When the lady confronted him about it on the spot, she stated Cuba instructed her he’d solely pinched her on the again. She additionally claims the actor made a “sexually suggestive remark” to her earlier that very same evening.
The indictment additionally contains 12 allegations, nevertheless, Cuba’s not being charged for these. Prosecutors simply need to present a sample of his dangerous conduct.
Among the 12 allegations contains one from a lady who says Cuba, whereas at a restaurant in Long Beach, California, squeezed her butt and instructed her “You’ve got a good piece of ass.”
Another lady stated again in 2006, the actor bit her shoulder a couple of instances at a bar in Hollywood. She stated he additionally humped her leg and tried to elevate up her shirt.
The Oscar-winning Jerry Maguire actor pleaded not responsible to the costs and denies the entire allegations.
“This is a typical scenario in which random people come out of the woodwork to accuse a celebrity who has already been charged,” Gooding’s lawyer, Mark Heller, stated in response to ladies’s claims.
“They have no credibility because Cuba was not charged with any of those allegations.”
Gooding’s authorized woes started earlier this 12 months after he was accused of groping an unidentified lady on June ninth on the Magic Hour Rooftop Bar and Lounge atop the Moxy NYC Times Square Hotel.
Grainy surveillance footage from the evening in query seems to present Cuba reaching over his girlfriend and touching the lady’s chest space.
However, Cuba and his persons are adamant that he touched her hand and NOT her breasts.
For what it’s value, Cuba’s girlfriend, Claudine De Niro (the estranged spouse of Robert De Niro’s son) backs his account of the incident.
Prosecutors have requested the courts to permit the brand new accusations to be thought-about at trial.
“Defendant’s past behavior shows that he routinely approaches women while at bars or nightclubs with whom he has had limited or no prior interaction, and touches them inappropriately,” prosecutors argued in courtroom paperwork.
“Looking at these instances, it is clear that the defendant’s actions are intentional, rather than accidental, that he does not mistakenly believe the acts are consensual.”