The jury in Bill Cosby's sexual assault trial found the comic guilty Thursday of each of the three counts. Cosby was indicted on three counts of disturbed sexual assault for tranquilizing and sexually attacking Andrea Constand in a Philadelphia suburb in 2004. The 80-year-old previous comic faces up to 10 years in jail on each count, yet would likely serve them simultaneously.
The jury started deliberating Wednesday around 11 a.m., and worked for over 14 hours more than two days to achieve the decision. The body of evidence against Cosby focused on testimony a from Constand, a previous worker with Temple University ladies' basketball team. She affirmed that Cosby, a powerful trustee at Temple, drugged her and sexually assaulted her when she went by his home to request profession guidance.

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Cosby’s attorneys contended that their association was consensual. Constand is a con artist, they contended, who needed a bit of Cosby’s fortune. The case is the first celeb rape trial since the #MeToo development started the previous fall, and all things considered, it speaks to a trial of how the social development will convert into a court field. In closing arguments, defense lawyer Kathleen Bliss positioned Cosby’s legal team as facing “witch chases, lynchings (and) McCarthyism.” Albeit many ladies have blamed Cosby for sexual unfortunate behavior, only Constand’s assertions brought about criminal allegations.
The guilty decision is an astounding unforeseen development for the man once known as “America’s Dad.” Cosby was a pivotal on-screen character and the first African-American entertainer to win an Emmy for his part on “I Spy.” His depiction of the sweater-cherishing Cliff Huxtable on “The Cosby Show” was one of the primary standard TV shows to highlight a dark upper-working class family.

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