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Bill Cosby Sex Assault Trial To Begin In Pennsylvania Courtroom

On Monday, Bill Cosby goes on trial in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, on charges that he drugged then sexually assaulted a college basketball manager, Andrea Constand, in 2004 at his mansion outside Philadelphia. Constand, 44, and another accuser, “Kacey,” will testify at the trial, but none of the other 40 or so women who have accused…

Trial Against Bill Cosby Set For June 5

A Pennsylvania judge has set a trial date in the sexual assault case against Bill Cosby, as Cosby’s lawyer claims the disgraced celebrity is a victim of “racial bias.” Montgomery County Judge Steven O’Neill on Tuesday set the tentative trial date for June 5, 2017, noting that the trial might even be earlier, as Cosby…

Ronan Farrow: Woody Allen Is Like Cosby

Ronan Farrow penned an intense essay for The Hollywood Reporter about his father, Woody Allen, in which he condemns the widespread media acquiescence to the famed director’s massive PR machine. “Every day, colleagues at news organizations forwarded me the emails blasted out by Allen’s powerful publicist, who had years earlier orchestrated a robust publicity campaign…

Judge Won’t Stop Cosby Trial Due to Old ‘Deal’ [VIDEO]

A PA judge has decided that a sexual assault case against Bill Cosby can proceed despite Cosby’s claim that he had an immunity deal. Cosby’s attorneys sought to have the case thrown out because of an alleged 2005 verbal agreement between the comedian and then-district attorney Bruce Castor not to criminally prosecute him for the…

Bill Cosby Charged With Sexual Assault [VIDEO]

SCOLL DOWN TO SEE COSBY on LARRY KING Bill Cosby was charged with sexual assault in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania on Wednesday. District Attorney Kevin Steele said his office found evidence that Cosby drugged and digitally penetrated Andrea Constand, a former Temple University employee, at his home in 2004. “In the course of their association, the…

Eddie Murphy Makes Fun of Cosby During First Stand-Up in 28 Years VIDEO

After Eddie Murphy accepted the Mark Twain Prize for American Humour on Sunday night at the Kennedy Centre in Washington DC, he took the chance to make an impression of previous prize recipient Bill Cosby, who received the honour in 2009 and who is currently at the centre of sexual asault allegations. Despite declining to…

Cosby Accusers Recount Stories on A&E [VIDEO]

More than a dozen of the nearly 55 women who have accused Bill Cosby of drugging and sexually assaulting them appeared on an A&E special on Thursday to share their harrowing and sometimes graphic accounts. The hour-long Cosby: The Women Speak special featured interviews with each of the women, who revealed similarities between their stories.…

35 Bill Cosby Accusers Posed For New York Magazine Cover [VIDEO]

The latest cover of New York Magazine pictures 35 women who have accused Bill Cosby of sexually assaulting them. The story and pictures, put together by Noreen Malone and Amanda Demme over six months, give an in-depth view of all the women’s accusations, spanning more than five decades. The stories are remarkably similar, typically involving…

Disney Pulls Bill Cosby Bust From Park [VIDEO]

Disney confirmed Tuesday it will remove a bronze statue of disgraced comedian Bill Cosby from Walt Disney World’s Hollywood Studios following revelations that Cosby testified in a 2005 sexual-abuse lawsuit that he had drugged women before having sex with them. Local resident Brittany Gavrilova, whose aunt is one of the alleged victims, petitioned for the…

Bill Cosby Admitted to Giving Quaaludes to Women

Bill Cosby testified in 2005 that he got Quaaludes with the intent of giving them to young women he wanted to have sex with, and he admitted giving the sedative to at least one woman and “other people,” according to documents obtained Monday by The Associated Press. The AP had gone to court to compel…

Ex-Super Model Janice Dickinson Sues Bill Cosby [VIDEO]

Janice Dickinson, the model who last year accused Bill Cosby of raping her in 1982, filed a defamation lawsuit against the comedian Wednesday. The 60-year-old is seeking unspecified damages for false light and infliction of emotional distress, said Lisa Bloom, Dickinson’s lawyer. Dickinson claims she has been re-victimized and Cosby’s legal team defamed her by…

Eddie Murphy Refuse ‘SNL40’ Bill Cosby Sketch [VIDEO]

Eddie Murphy rejected an offer to play Bill Cosby on the 40th anniversary “Saturday Night Live” special, according to cast member and writer Norm Macdonald. The sketch centred around Murphy, dressed in one of Cosby’s signature multicoloured sweaters, mixing a drink. Cosby, once a beloved figure in US comedy and one of the first truly…

Bill Cosby Jokes About Rape Allegations [VIDEO]

Bill Cosby addressed the sex allegations against him for the first time Thursday when he told a woman to be careful drinking around him at a show in Canada. The 77-year-old embattled comedian was performing in London, Ontario, his second show in a row since he began canceling appearances in the wake of sexual-assault allegations…

Cosby Accused of Paying Off Women at NBC

A former NBC employee says he delivered payouts to eight different women on behalf of Bill Cosby during the period of 1989-1990. Frank Scotti says the star would give him “a satchel of money, all $100 bills.” He also says that Cosby also had an arrangement with a Manhattan modeling agency to deliver young women…

New Cosby VIDEO: ‘We Don’t Answer That’

In newly released video from the Associated Press, Bill Cosby declined to answer the multiple rape allegations against him and Hannibal Burris’s criticism. “We don’t answer that,” Cosby said on Nov. 6 in an interview about his loaning of 50 pieces of African American artwork to the Smithsonian. After his initial refusal to comment, Cosby…

Former Model Janice Dickinson Says Bill Cosby Raped Her [VIDEO]

Janice Dickinson, the self-proclaimed “first supermodel” and former judge on America’s Next Top Model, has just added herself to the growing list of women who claim comedian Bill Cosby raped them decades ago. In an exclusive interview with Entertainment Tonight, Dickinson described the horrific experience and and explained why she has never spoken out about…

Bill Cosby to return to NBC in new sitcom

Bill Cosby is returning to NBC with a new sitcom, a network representative told CNN on Wednesday night. The comedian will play the patriarch of a multigenerational family. The show brings the 76-year-old comedian back to the same network where his groundbreaking 1980s sitcom “The Cosby Show” had an eight-year run. “The Cosby Show” portrayed…