Kevin Spacey was found not guilty Wednesday of all the sexual assault charges he was facing in a U.K. trial.
According to CBS News, Spacey faced nine sexual offense charges related to incidents reported by four men that allegedly took place between 2001 and 2013.
Spacey pleaded not guilty to all of the charges.
He was acquitted in London’s Southwark Crown Court of charges including sexual assault, causing a person to engage in sexual activity without consent and causing a person to engage in penetrative sexual activity.
All four of the alleged victims — who cannnot be named under U.K. law — testified during the trial, as did Spacey himself. The four men described Spacey in their testimony as a predator and a
Spacey’s sentencing was expected to follow the London court’s ruling.
Actor Kevin Spacey is cleared of all charges after a four-week trial on sexual assault claims in London https://t.co/Q4KgIuB6AP— CNN Breaking News (@cnnbrk) July 26, 2023
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