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Testimony continues in sexual misconduct case of celebrity chef Mario Batali

Testimony continues Tuesday in Boston in the trial of celebrity chef Mario Batali, who is charged with indecent assault and battery.Batali, 61, who is accused of forcibly kissing and groping a woman after taking a selfie with her at a Boylston Street restaurant in 2017 , has opted for a bench trial.Batali’s accuser took the …

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Mario Batali, Disgraced Celebrity Chef, Opts for Last-Minute Non-Jury Trial in Sexual Misconduct Case

Disgraced celebrity chef Mario Batali surprised a Boston courtroom on Monday when he asked a judge to waive his right to a jury in a criminal trial over an allegation of sexual assault. Minutes later, his accuser took the stand, describing a selfie near his since-shuttered Boston restaurant that descended into a nightmare of groping …

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