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June 22, 2022, 8:17 AM

Civil jury finds Bill Cosby sexually abused teenager in 1975

Bill Cosby sexually abused a 16-year-old girl at the Playboy Mansion, jury found
June 22, 2022, 8:17 AM
June 20, 2022, 9:32 AM

Bill Cosby civil trial jury must start deliberations over

Jurors in a civil trial will have to start from scratch on Monday.
June 20, 2022, 9:32 AM
Bill Cosby civil trial jury must start deliberations over
June 18, 2022, 2:02 AM

Bill Cosby civil trial jury must start deliberations over

After two days of deliberations, jurors in a civil trial deciding on sexual abuse allegations against Bill Cosby will have to start from scratch on Monday
June 18, 2022, 2:02 AM
Bill Cosby civil trial jury must start deliberations over
June 4, 2022, 2:38 PM

Woman testifies Cosby forcibly kissed her when she was 14

A woman testified that she was 14 when Bill Cosby took her into a trailer on a movie set in 1975, grabbed her so she couldn’t move her arms, and kissed her
June 4, 2022, 2:38 PM
Woman testifies Cosby forcibly kissed her when she was 14
1 month ago

Distraught teen told of Cosby sex abuse, friend testifies

A civil trial is getting underway in California.
1 month ago
Cosby faces sex abuse allegations again as civil trial opens
1 month ago

Bill Cosby lawyers cry foul as civil sex assault trial looms

With less than a week to go before a civil trial, Bill Cosby's lawyers are crying foul over a change in the story of a woman who alleges he sexually assaulted her at the Playboy Mansion
1 month ago
4 months ago

Supreme Court won't review decision that freed Bill Cosby

Cosby became the first celebrity convicted of sexual assault in the #MeToo era.
4 months ago
High court won't review decision freeing Cosby from prison
5 months ago

Bill Cosby likely to avoid testifying in sex assault lawsuit

A Los Angeles judge appears strongly inclined to allow Bill Cosby to invoke his Fifth Amendment privilege and avoid giving a deposition in the lawsuit of a woman who alleges he sexually abused her when she was 15 in the mid-1970s
5 months ago
Bill Cosby likely to avoid testifying in sex assault lawsuit
5 months ago

Cosby asks Supreme Court not to revive sexual assault case

Bill Cosby has asked the U.S. Supreme Court to reject a bid by prosecutors to revive his criminal sex assault case
5 months ago
5 months ago

'We Need To Talk About Cosby' docuseries investigates the complexities of Bill Cosby

ABC News’ Linsey Davis speaks with W. Kamau Bell about his Showtime documentary series “We Need To Talk About Cosby,” which explores the question: Can we separate the art from the artist?
5 months ago
'We Need To Talk About Cosby' docuseries investigates the complexities of Bill Cosby
7 months ago

Cosby prosecutors urge Supreme Court to restore conviction

Prosecutors are urging the U.S. Supreme Court to review Bill Cosby’s sexual assault case and restore his conviction
7 months ago
Bill Cosby prosecutors ask US Supreme Court to review case
8 months ago

New legal trouble for Bill Cosby

Another woman has come forward accusing Cosby of assault. ABC’s Andrea Fujii has more.
8 months ago
New legal trouble for Bill Cosby
8 months ago

Artist sues newly freed Bill Cosby over 1990 hotel encounter

A prominent Bill Cosby accuser has filed suit Thursday against the actor over a 1990 hotel room encounter in Atlantic City, New Jersey
8 months ago
1 year ago

Prosecutor fights back as Bill Cosby releases birthday message

Bill Cosby prosecutor blasts high court decision to overturn conviction
1 year ago
Prosecutors fights back as Bill Cosby releases birthday message
1 year ago

Bill Cosby released from prison after conviction vacated

Bill Cosby is to be released from prison after his conviction was vacated.
1 year ago
Bill Cosby released from prison after conviction vacated
1 year ago
Bill Cosby's prison release leaves accusers retraumatized, victim advocates concerned
1 year ago

Bill Cosby reunited with wife for 1st time in 3 years

Cosby left his home outside Philadelphia on Thursday to return to his home in Massachusetts. The couple has not seen each other since he was found guilty of sexual assault in 2018.
1 year ago
Bill Cosby reunited with wife for 1st time in 3 years
1 year ago

Bill Cosby released from prison after conviction overturned

The disgraced comedian was released from a Pennsylvania prison on a procedural technicality.
1 year ago
Bill Cosby released from prison after conviction overturned
1 year ago

#MeToo founder, Tarana Burke, speaks on Bill Cosby’s release from prison

Burke says there is a world where one can believe Cosby doesn’t belong in prison but can also still be held accountable for the harm he has caused.
1 year ago
#MeToo founder, Tarana Burke, speaks on Bill Cosby’s release from prison
1 year ago

Accusers frustrated after Bill Cosby freed from prison on a technicality

The Pennsylvania Supreme Court ruled that Cosby never should have been prosecuted due to a deal his legal team struck with a former prosecutor.
1 year ago
Accusers frustrated after Bill Cosby freed from prison on a technicality
1 year ago

Legal fallout after Bill Cosby’s release from prison

Chief legal analyst Dan Abrams breaks down the Pennsylvania Supreme Court’s ruling that overturned the comedian’s sexual assault conviction and whether he can be tried on any other accusations.
1 year ago
Legal fallout after Bill Cosby’s release from prison
1 year ago

Court overturns Bill Cosby sex assault conviction

Cosby, 83, was released from prison Wednesday after his conviction on sexual assault charges was overturned by Pennsylvania's highest court, which said he will not be retried on the same charges.
1 year ago
Court overturns Bill Cosby sex assault conviction
1 year ago

ABC News’ Linsey Davis on Bill Cosby’s release

ABC News’ Linsey Davis discusses her conversation with Bill Cosby following his release from prison and her years covering his case.
1 year ago
ABC News’ Linsey Davis on Bill Cosby’s release
1 year ago

Legal expert calls Bill Cosby’s release a 'procedural issue'

ABC News’ legal contributor Channa Lloyd discusses the Pennsylvania Supreme Court’s decision to overturn Bill Cosby’s conviction.
1 year ago
Legal expert calls Bill Cosby’s release a 'procedural issue'
1 year ago

Accuser to Bill Cosby: ‘You know what you did’

ABC News’ Kyra Phillips speaks with Bill Cosby accuser Victoria Valentino about the comedian’s release from prison after the Pennsylvania Supreme Court overturned his conviction.
1 year ago
Accuser to Bill Cosby: ‘You know what you did’
1 year ago

Bill Cosby released from prison after conviction overturned

The 83-year-old was released from prison after his conviction on sexual assault charges was overturned by the Pennsylvania Supreme Court. In 2018, he was sentenced to three to 10 years in prison.
1 year ago
Bill Cosby released from prison after conviction overturned
1 year ago

Bill Cosby: Timeline of his fall from 'America's Dad' to his release from prison

The Supreme Court of Pennsylvania overturned Cosby's sentence.
1 year ago
Bill Cosby: Timeline of his fall from 'America's Dad' to his release from prison
1 year ago

World reacts after Bill Cosby's sexual assault conviction overturned

Bill Cosby’s accusers, activists and more are reacting to the news that the comedian's sexual assault conviction was overturned.
1 year ago
World reacts after Bill Cosby's sexual assault conviction overturned
1 year ago

The Breakdown: Bill Cosby released from prison after conviction vacated

Plus, the NCAA faces a transformative shift and former Secretary of Defense Donald Rumsfeld has died.
1 year ago
The Breakdown: Bill Cosby released from prison after conviction vacated
1 year ago

Cosby freed after Pennsylvania Supreme Court vacates sexual assault conviction

The court ruled Bill Cosby should never have been prosecuted due to a deal he cut with a former prosecutor.
1 year ago
Cosby freed after Pennsylvania Supreme Court vacates sexual assault conviction
1 year ago

Bill Cosby to be released from prison after conviction vacated

A Pennsylvania appeals court overturned Cosby's conviction for sexual assault.
1 year ago
Bill Cosby to be released from prison after conviction vacated
1 year ago

Bill Cosby's Walk of Fame star vandalized with the words 'Serial Rapist'

The comedian was convicted of felony sexual assault.
1 year ago
Bill Cosby's Walk of Fame star vandalized with the words 'Serial Rapist'
2 years ago

Pennsylvania Supreme Court hears Bill Cosby's plea to overturn sex assault conviction

A court heard Bill Cosby's plea to overturn his conviction.
2 years ago
Court hears Bill Cosby's plea to overturn sex assault conviction
2 years ago

Bill Cosby’s publicist 'very enthusiastic' about his appeal

Bill Cosby’s representative, Andrew Wyatt, speaks with Linsey Davis about why he thinks Cosby’s conviction could be thrown out by the Pennsylvania Supreme Court.
2 years ago
Bill Cosby’s publicist 'very enthusiastic' about his appeal
2 years ago

Cosby's sex assault conviction goes before high-level court

Pennsylvania's highest court has questioned whether Bill Cosby’s alleged history of intoxicating and sexually assaulting young woman amounted to a “signature” crime pattern
2 years ago
Bill Cosby's sex assault conviction gets high court review
2 years ago

Bill Cosby getting another day in court

The 83-year old comedian’s lawyers are trying to persuade the state Supreme Court to overturn his conviction based in part on alleged procedural irregularities at his trials.
2 years ago
Bill Cosby getting another day in court
2 years ago

New photos of Bill Cosby from prison

The former comedian is seen in a new mugshot and speaking on the phone during visiting hours in prison.
2 years ago
New photos of Bill Cosby from prison
2 years ago

Cosby sex assault appeal takes on non-prosecution deal

Bill Cosby's lawyers are arguing in a new appeals filing that it was “fundamentally unfair” to let prosecutors use Cosby's damaging deposition from a sex accuser's lawsuit against him at trial
2 years ago
2 years ago

Cosby citing systemic racism as he fights assault conviction

Bill Cosby has long championed personal responsibility in the Black community
2 years ago
Cosby citing systemic racism as he fights assault conviction
2 years ago

Bill Cosby appeal will test scope of #MeToo prosecutions

In a key test of #MeToo prosecutions, Pennsylvania’s highest court will review the trial decision to let five other accusers testify at Bill Cosby’s sexual assault trial
2 years ago
Bill Cosby granted appeal in Pennsylvania sex assault case
2 years ago

Camille Cosby says racism at root of Bill Cosby's incarceration

Camille Cosby told ABC News' Linsey Davis the women who testified at her husband's criminal trial presented no proof, despite his conviction.
2 years ago
Camille Cosby says racism at root of Bill Cosby's incarceration
2 years ago

Pennsylvania Supreme Court to hear part of Bill Cosby appeal

The Pennsylvania Supreme Court has agreed to hear two points in Bill Cosby’s appeal to overturn his 2018 sexual assault conviction.
2 years ago
Pennsylvania Supreme Court to hear part of Bill Cosby appeal
2 years ago

Bill Cosby asks Pennsylvania high court to review conviction

Comedian Bill Cosby is appealing a court decision last month that upheld his conviction for drugging and sexually assaulting a woman in 2004
2 years ago
Bill Cosby asks high court to review conviction
3 years ago

Bill Cosby loses appeal to overturn sex assault conviction

Bill Cosby lost his appeal to overturn his sex assault conviction.
3 years ago
Bill Cosby loses appeal to overturn sex assault conviction
3 years ago

Bill Cosby sex assault verdict upheld; spokesman lashes out

An appeals court has rejected Bill Cosby’s bid to overturn his sexual assault conviction
3 years ago
3 years ago

Appeals court judges hammer Bill Cosby’s defense team with challenges during oral arguments

The court is considering whether or not Bill Cosby got a fair trial during his sexual assault case.
3 years ago
Appeals court judges hammer Cosby defense team with challenges during oral arguments
3 years ago

Janice Dickinson says she settled a defamation lawsuit against Bill Cosby with his insurer for an 'epic' sum

Dickinson is reportedly the ninth woman to settle with the comedian's insurer.
3 years ago
Model settles lawsuit against Cosby for 'epic' sum
3 years ago

Bill Cosby appeals sex assault conviction

The former actor claims that additional accusers were wrongly allowed to testify against him.
3 years ago
Bill Cosby appeals sex assault conviction
3 years ago
Bill Cosby appeals conviction, saying other accusers were wrongly allowed to testify
3 years ago

Bill Cosby says he's a 'political prisoner,' refuses court-ordered counseling, has 'no remorse' over sex assault convictions

Last fall, the disgraced entertainer was sentence to up to 10 years in prison.
3 years ago
Cosby says he's a 'political prisoner,' has 'no remorse' over sex assault convictions