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Defense says schedules show Cosby wasn't around for assault

Apr. 20, 2018 2:26 PM EDT

NORRISTOWN, Pa. (AP) — Jurors got a look Friday at Bill Cosby's travel records as his lawyers made the case that he never visited his suburban Philadelphia mansion in the month he is accused of drugging and molesting a woman there. Cosby's lawyers say the alleged assault on Andrea Constand could not have...

The Latest: Cosby accuser's friend testifies for defense

Apr. 20, 2018 2:08 PM EDT

NORRISTOWN, Pa. (AP) — The Latest on Bill Cosby's sexual assault retrial (all times local): 2 p.m. An old friend of Bill Cosby's chief accuser has told the jury that Andrea Constand was passionate about becoming a broadcaster. Robert Russell testified briefly Friday at Cosby's sexual assault retrial. He...

At trial, experts debate drug Cosby gave to his accuser

Apr. 19, 2018 11:35 PM EDT

NORRISTOWN, Pa. (AP) — It's long been one of the most enduring mysteries of Bill Cosby's sexual assault case: What drug did he give his chief accuser on the night she says he molested her? Cosby has insisted he handed 1 ½ tablets of the over-the-counter cold and allergy medicine Benadryl to Andrea...

The Latest: Cosby expert doubts impact of small blue pills

Apr. 19, 2018 6:54 PM EDT

NORRISTOWN, Pa. (AP) — The Latest on Bill Cosby's sexual assault retrial (all times local): 6:35 p.m. A defense drug expert says he doesn't know of any small blue pill that could have produced the symptoms that Bill Cosby's chief accuser described on the night she says the comedian gave her pills and...

10 Things to Know for Today

Apr. 19, 2018 6:46 AM EDT

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today: 1. TRUMP LEAVES WIGGLE ROOM WITH KIM SUMMIT Although optimistic about the historic meeting with North Korea's reclusive leader, the president says he could still pull out if he feels it's "not going to be...

Cosby's star witness says accuser spoke about plot to frame

Apr. 18, 2018 9:43 PM EDT

NORRISTOWN, Pa. (AP) — The chief accuser at Bill Cosby's sexual-assault retrial talked about framing a celebrity before going to police with her allegations in 2005, a key defense witness testified on Wednesday, a day that also featured prosecutors introducing Cosby's explosive deposition testimony about...

The Latest: Cosby defense case to resume Thursday

Apr. 18, 2018 5:32 PM EDT

NORRISTOWN, Pa. (AP) — The Latest on Bill Cosby's sexual assault retrial (all times local): 5:20 p.m. Bill Cosby's lawyers have called two more witnesses as they defend him against sexual assault charges. John Conrad St. Marthe is a chef who worked for Cosby until June 2003. He said Wednesday he cooked for...

A look at Bill Cosby's testimony about quaaludes

Apr. 18, 2018 2:53 PM EDT

NORRISTOWN, Pa. (AP) — Jurors at Bill Cosby's sexual assault retrial on Wednesday heard his damaging testimony about giving a sedative to women before sex. Cosby, who was deposed in 2005 and 2006 as part of his chief accuser's civil suit, was asked about quaaludes, a 1970s party drug that's been banned in...

Bill Cosby's graphic testimony could undercut his defense

Apr. 17, 2018 7:10 PM EDT

NORRISTOWN, Pa. (AP) — Bill Cosby's own words from 2005 might have undercut his defense on sexual-assault charges. Prosecutors on Tuesday sought to maximize the impact of Cosby's graphic deposition, in which he testified about his sexual encounter with chief accuser Andrea Constand and acknowledged...

The Latest: Cosby's 2005 deposition undercuts defense

Apr. 17, 2018 6:20 PM EDT

NORRISTOWN, Pa. (AP) — The Latest on Bill Cosby's sexual assault retrial (all times local): 6:10 p.m. Bill Cosby's own words are undercutting his defense. Jurors at the comedian's sexual assault retrial are hearing portions of a deposition he gave in 2005 as part of a civil lawsuit filed by his chief...