Mario Batali

Celebrity chef Mario Batali leaves Boston Municipal Court following an arraingment on a charge of indecent assault and battery in connection with a 2017 incident at a Back Bay restaurant
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May 24, 2019 - 12:45 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS/AP) — Celebrity chef Mario Batali pleaded not guilty Friday in to charges he forcibly kissed and groped a woman in a Boston restaurant. The not guilty plea was entered an a charge of indecent assault and battery. Batali did not speak but nodded when the judge ordered him to stay...
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FILE - In this Wednesday, April 19, 2017, file photo, chef Mario Batali attends an awards event in New York.
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March 06, 2019 - 11:59 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Mario Batali has given up all of his restaurants. Batali's partnership with the Bastianich family of restaurateurs was formally dissolved on Wednesday, The New York Times reports . RELATED: NYPD closes sex assault cases against Mario Batali , he won't be charged | Woman...
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FILE - In this Wednesday, April 19, 2017, file photo, chef Mario Batali attends an awards event in New York.
(Photo by Brent N. Clarke/Invision/AP, File)
January 08, 2019 - 4:06 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Celebrity chef Mario Batali has snagged a legal victory: He will not be charged for two alleged sexual assaults in New York City, TMZ is reporting, citing unnamed law enforcement sources. Investigators were reportedly unable to find any witnesses or evidence to support the...
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FILE - In this Wednesday, April 19, 2017, file photo, chef Mario Batali attends an awards event in New York.
(Photo by Brent N. Clarke/Invision/AP, File)
August 24, 2018 - 11:56 am
BOSTON (AP) - A Massachusetts woman says in a lawsuit filed against Mario Batali that the celebrity chef forcibly kissed her and groped her in a Boston restaurant in 2017. According to media reports, the suit filed Wednesday in Superior Court in Boston seeks unspecified damages for "severe...
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Atmosphere at the Eataly Downtown NY Ribbon Cutting on August 2, 2016 in New York City.
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July 27, 2018 - 11:36 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- A bus boy at Mario Batali's Eataly has filed a sexual harassment suit, claiming the chef there was in the habit of grabbing his bottom and making unwholesome remarks about it. Jose Ariel Herrera says he complained to his supervisor and then he got fired. A spokesman for...
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FILE - In this Wednesday, April 19, 2017, file photo, chef Mario Batali attends an awards event in New York.
(Photo by Brent N. Clarke/Invision/AP, File)
May 21, 2018 - 5:28 pm
NEW YORK (1010WINS/AP) — The New York Police Department is investigating allegations of sexual misconduct leveled against celebrity chef Mario Batali. The NYPD confirmed the probe following a "60 Minutes" broadcast Sunday night in which an unnamed woman accused Batali of drugging and sexually...
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