Bill Cosby

Artist sues newly freed Bill Cosby over 1990 hotel encounter

Los Angeles artist Lili Bernard says Cosby drugged and raped her in a hotel room after promising to mentor her on his top-ranked TV show. She was 26 at the time.

published on : 15th October 2021

2014 Bill Cosby sexual assault case to move forward in California

The lawsuit, filed in December 2014, says the disgraced comedian -- who was freed from prison in Pennsylvania in June -- sexually assaulted Judy Huth in 1974 when she was 15 years old.

published on : 14th August 2021

Hard lessons for lawyers in Billy Cosby case; tougher for victims

Cosby, in the deposition, famously said he ventured “into the area that is somewhere between permission and rejection” as Constand lay still.

published on : 2nd July 2021

Bill Cosby freed from prison, his sex conviction overturned by court

In sentencing Cosby, the trial judge had declared him a sexually violent predator who could not be safely allowed out in public and needed to report to authorities for the rest of his life

published on : 1st July 2021

US television icon Bill Cosby found guilty of sexual assault

Cosby, once beloved as "America's Dad" -- risks spending the rest of his life behind bars when he is sentenced for drugging and molesting Andrea Constand in January 2004.

published on : 27th April 2018

Bill Cosby's lawyers get slammed by advocates for women

Trying to keep him out of prison, Cosby's lawyers launched a withering attack on Constand and five other women who told the jury that the former TV star had drugged and assaulted them, too.

published on : 26th April 2018

Bill Cosby's accuser denies framing him, knowing key witness

Bill Cosby's chief accuser at his sexual-assault trial on Monday denied framing him and said she doesn't know a key witness who plans to testify .

published on : 17th April 2018

Topless protester Nicolle Rochelle a former 'Cosby Show' actress and activist

Rochelle guest-starred on several episodes of "The Cosby Show" more than 25 years ago.

published on : 10th April 2018

Bill Cosby to furnish USD 3.4 million settlement to Andrea Constand

Cosby lawyer Tom Mesereau has signaled he intends to use the settlement to argue that Andrea Constand falsely accused the man once revered as "America's Dad" in hopes of landing a big payoff.

published on : 10th April 2018

Bill Cosby back on trial for sexual assault in #MeToo world 

Disgraced US megastar comedian Bill Cosby returns to trial today for alleged sexual assault, a tougher legal fight the second time around and the most high-profile criminal case so far.

published on : 9th April 2018

April 9 earliest for Bill Cosby sexual assault re-trial

The disgraced comedy legend's first trial in Pennsylvania collapsed last June when the jury failed to reach a unanimous verdict on three counts of aggravated indecent assault.

published on : 30th March 2018

US judge delays Bill Cosby trial few days, not three months

A US judge on Monday delayed by just a few days the start of Bill Cosby's sexual assault trial, throwing out a bid by defence lawyers for a three-month postponement.

published on : 20th March 2018

John Oliver criticises the Academy for keeping Cosby, Polanski while revoking Weinstein's membership

John Oliver also criticised fashion designer Donna Karen and filmmaker Oliver Stone for initially supporting the powerful Hollywood producer.

published on : 16th October 2017