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Boston Restaurant: Batali and Case Returns

boston restaurant: She also said no trial date was set, according to CTV. The case returns to court Sept. 4. A spokeswoman for Suffolk District Attorney Rachael Rollins said Batali didn't attend Friday's hearing at Boston Municipal Court and wasn't required to. Batali pleaded not guilty in May to forcibly kissing and groping a woman at a Boston restaurant in 2017. The accuser says Batali groped and kissed her repeatedly without her consent after he took a selfie with her. His career crumbled in the wake of that and other accusations of sexual misconduct. ( As reported in the news.