The 77-year-old requested a non-jury trial
Robert Kraft, owner of the New England Patriots, has pleaded not guilty to two solicitation of prostitution charges in court in Florida.
The billionaire also requested a non-jury trial, according to court records.
A published court document read: “The defendant, Robert Kraft, hereby pleads not guilty to all charges and requests a non-jury trial in the above-styled cause.”
As part of a bust in Jupiter, Florida, Kraft was allegedly involved in two incidents last month at the Orchids of Day Spa.
The charge is a first-degree misdemeanour and is punishable by up to a year in jail, a $ 5,000 (£3,770) fine and 100 hours of community service.
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In a statement released last week, a spokesperson for Kraft said they “categorically deny that Mr. Kraft engaged in any illegal activity.”
The Patriots owner’s arraignment is set for March 27.