Cuba Gooding Jr is one of the renowned stars in America. Unfortunately, he has landed up in a huge controversy recently. The actor has been accused of forcibly touching a woman in a nightclub.
The incident had reportedly taken place in the year 2018. According to the sources, Cuba visited a reputed nightclub in New York City. He then went on to forcibly touch and harass one of the ladies that was present in the club.
Gooding initially denied all the allegations. However, upon further investigation, he admitted his guilt. Gooding stated that he did kiss the lady on her lips forcefully. The actor agreed to the fact that the lady had no consent whatsoever to indulge in any sort of physical contact.
He also narrated two other incidents where he indulged in forceful physical activity. These incidents have reportedly taken place during the years 2018 and 2019. Gooding agreed to enter into a guilty plea this Wednesday.
The legal agreement will make Cuba Gooding Jr undergo rehabilitation. He will be counseled and treated for alcohol abuse and modification of behavior. Gooding is expected to continue the aforementioned treatments for six months.
The legal plea also states that the actor must not have any new cases of arrests during the period of six months. Let us learn more about the story in detail below.
Cuba Gooding Jr Agrees To Guilty Plea
Cuba Gooding Jr had no other option than to enter into the legal plea. The actor must complete the term of six months successfully without any further controversies.
This would shorten his stay in jail significantly. However, on failing to successfully comply with the terms of the plea, the star might face a year or more in jail.
Peter Toumbekis is the attorney of Cuba Gooding Jr. He stated that on successful completion of the plea, Cuba will not have any criminal records against his name.