Closing arguments and jury deliberation. Closing arguments were heard today in the civil trial brought against Kevin Spacey by actor Anthony Rapp. http://gty.im/1244100292 Richard Steigman, attorney for Rapp, started his closing arguments by stating the defense’s sole position was that of accusing his client of “a 35-year crusade” against defendant Spacey. During Mr. Steigman’s rambling … Continue reading Closing ARguments: KEVIN SPACEY-ANTHONY RAPP TRIAL UPDATE: DAY 9—SPACEY 6; RAPP 2
Before I dig into the Kevin Spacey-Anthony Rapp trial update for day 6, I have to apologize. Life got in the way and I couldn't get a blog up for the 5th day coverage. But—I didn't leave you hanging. You can check out all the day 5 activities, here, in the Popping-Culture podcast. https://youtu.be/1aoJVWw2rL4 Shortly … Continue reading KEVIN SPACEY-ANTHONY RAPP TRIAL UPDATE: DAY 6—SPACEY 4; RAPP 2
Kevin Spacey leaves court Friday, October 7th Day 2 of the Kevin Spacey trial wrapped up yesterday afternoon, hot on the heels of a blistering takedown of Rapp’s team by defense lawyer Jennifer Keller during opening statements on Thursday. As reported yesterday, Keller’s use of Rapp’s own recorded words during an earlier deposition seriously undermined … Continue reading Anthony Rapp-Kevin Spacey Trial Update: Day 2—Spacey 1; Rapp 1
Actor Kevin Spacey arrives at New York Southern District Court, Oct 6, accompanied by Manager Evan Lowenstein and legal team Kevin Spacey Trial: Day 1 Update | Yesterday morning six men and six women were selected for jury duty for Rapp et al. v. Fowler before His Honor, Justice Lewis A Kaplan. Opening arguments began … Continue reading Kevin Spacey Trial Update: Day 1—Spacey 1; Rapp 0
When Adam Vary wrote the Buzzfeed article about his friend's (Anthony Rapp) sex abuse allegations against Academy Award-winning actor Kevin Spacey, he set off a string of dominoes that continue to fall almost five years later, even in my own life.
It's New Year's Eve. A year ago today, I took action on something I'd been working on in the wings for several months—finally took action, if I'm being honest. I'd labored over the idea of stepping into a storm I could easily have avoided for the remainder of my life. Some have argued that my … Continue reading New Year’s Eve 2021—Would I Do It All Again?