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Prosecutors said the Oscar-winning actor has stayed out of trouble and completed six months of alcohol and behavior modification counseling.
The 54-year-old actor has been accused of sexually violating three women in 2018 and 2019.
Prosecutors plan to portray the actor as a serial offender, but the defense contends the case is an example of #MeToo run amok.
A U.S. District judge said that under the law, the 53-year-old actor’s failure to respond and defend himself in the lawsuit constituted an admission of liability.
A sealed indictment alleges a “previously uncharged incident,” an assistant Manhattan district attorney said.
Blogger and comedian Claudia Oshry said the actor molested her when she was a teenager. Gooding denied the allegation.
A woman told New York police that the Oscar-winning actor grabbed her breast at a nightclub on Sunday night.
A woman accused the Oscar-winning actor of grabbing her breast, and police say they are investigating a possible charge of forcible touching.
Cuba Gooding Sr. was found dead Thursday at the age of 72.