Mario Batali acquittal underscores perils of #MeToo cases

BOSTON (AP) – Bill Cosby was released from prison when his conviction that he drugged and assaulted a woman was overturned. Quarterback Deshaun Watson landed a record-setting $ 230 million contract, despite an investigation into allegations he assaulted 22 women. Celebrity chef Mario Batali was acquitted this week on just the second day of his … Read more

Celebrity chef Mario Batali accuser details alleged groping in sexual misconduct case

Celebrity chef Mario Batali, who is charged with indecent assault and battery, waived his right to a jury trial Monday in the sexual misconduct case he is facing in Boston. Batali, 61, is accused of forcibly kissing and groping a woman after taking a selfie with her at a Boylston Street restaurant in 2017.Jury selection … Read more