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Jury gets case after Cosby painted as predator, victim

Apr. 25, 2018 12:09 PM EDT

NORRISTOWN, Pa. (AP) — The jury in Bill Cosby's sexual assault case began deliberating Wednesday in the first big celebrity trial of the #MeToo era, weighing charges he drugged and molested a woman at his suburban Philadelphia home 14 years ago. The panel of seven men and five women got the case after...

The charges against Bill Cosby and the sentences they carry

Apr. 25, 2018 12:04 PM EDT

A jury is deliberating the fate of Bill Cosby on sexual assault charges. The jury began its work Wednesday, about two weeks after the retrial started outside Philadelphia. A look at the charges, and the punishment he could face if convicted: ___ WHAT IS COSBY ACCUSED OF? Drugging and sexually violating a woman...

The Latest: Cosby jury begins deliberating

Apr. 25, 2018 11:21 AM EDT

NORRISTOWN, Pa. (AP) — The Latest on Bill Cosby's sexual assault retrial (all times local): 11:10 a.m. A jury has started deliberating the fate of Bill Cosby in his sexual assault retrial. The jurors began their work late Wednesday morning after getting instructions from the judge. Cosby is charged with...

Jury begins deliberations in Bill Cosby sexual assault retrial

Apr. 25, 2018 11:18 AM EDT
NORRISTOWN, Pa. (AP) — Jury begins deliberations in Bill Cosby sexual assault retrial.

10 Things to Know for Wednesday

Apr. 24, 2018 8:55 PM EDT

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Wednesday: 1. WHICH NOMINATION IS IN PERIL Details emerge over VA nominee Ronny Jackson's alleged misconduct, ranging from repeated drunkenness to a toxic work environment, as he served as a top White House doctor. 1....

Jury in Bill Cosby case to begin deliberating on Wednesday

Apr. 24, 2018 7:15 PM EDT

NORRISTOWN, Pa. (AP) — The jury in Bill Cosby's sexual-assault retrial will begin deliberating Wednesday after a searing day of closing arguments in which the comedian was variously portrayed as a calculating predator who is finally being brought to justice, or the victim of a multimillion-dollar frame-up...

The Latest: Cosby jury to begin deliberating Wednesday

Apr. 24, 2018 6:10 PM EDT

NORRISTOWN, Pa. (AP) — The Latest on Bill Cosby's sexual assault retrial (all times local): 6:10 p.m. The jury in Bill Cosby's sexual assault retrial is expected to begin deliberating the comedian's fate on Wednesday. Judge Steven O'Neill says jurors indicated they were exhausted after listening to more...

Closing arguments, deliberations loom in Bill Cosby retrial

Apr. 23, 2018 5:43 PM EDT

NORRISTOWN, Pa. (AP) — Bill Cosby's sexual assault retrial is set to go to the jury on Tuesday, but not before closing arguments pitting the prosecution's portrayal of a serial predator against the defense's contention that he's the victim of a "con artist" who made up drugging and molestation allegations...

The Latest: Defense rests; Cosby doesn't testify

Apr. 23, 2018 2:11 PM EDT

NORRISTOWN, Pa. (AP) — The Latest on Bill Cosby's sexual assault retrial (all times local): 2:10 p.m. Bill Cosby's lawyers have rested their case at his sexual assault retrial. The 80-year-old comedian did not take the stand in his own defense. He didn't testify at his first trial, either. That one ended...

Cosby defense team lobs attacks in court of public opinion

Apr. 22, 2018 8:17 PM EDT

NORRISTOWN, Pa. (AP) — Jurors weren't allowed to hear testimony that Bill Cosby's chief accuser was once hooked on hallucinogenic mushrooms or had her sights set on becoming a millionaire, but that hasn't stopped the defense from airing the explosive claims about Andrea Constand in the court of public...