• Lawyer Gloria Allred: 'It's Too Early to Celebrate, Mr. Cosby'
Lawyer Gloria Allred: 'It's Too Early to Celebrate, Mr. Cosby'

Lawyers for Andrea Constand issued a statement on her behalf Saturday. It continued, "We are confident that these proceedings have given a voice to the many victims who felt powerless and silenced". Camille continued to describe Cosby's accusers as "totally unethical" and the media "as blatanly vicious entities that continually disseminated int...

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  • Judge declares mistrial in Cosby sexual assault case; prosecutors will retry Cosby
Judge declares mistrial in Cosby sexual assault case; prosecutors will retry Cosby

The panel outside Philadelphia has deliberated more than 45 hours without reaching a verdict on charges that Cosby drugged and molested a woman in 2004. But it was his reputation as a public moralist who urged young people to pull up their saggy trousers and start acting responsibly that prompted a federal judge to unseal portions of an explosive d...

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  • In deposition, Bill Cosby says apology wasn't admission of a crime
In deposition, Bill Cosby says apology wasn't admission of a crime

Portions of the deposition were unsealed in 2015 by Judge Eduardo C. Robreno, who, in response to a request from the Associated Press, agreed that the document was in the public interest. In his testimony, Cosby said he apologized to Constand's mother over the telephone for the sexual encounter with her daughter because he was afraid she thought of...

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  • Bill Cosby lawyer takes aim at Toronto woman
Bill Cosby lawyer takes aim at Toronto woman

Four days later, Constand told police she believed the sexual assault happened between mid-January and mid-February 2004. Constand is a lesbian, but didn't tell Cosby at the time. Agrusa also suggested Constand was tailoring her story in order to support her civil lawsuit against Cosby. One of Cosby's lawyers, Angela Agrusa, said during the c...

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  • Mistrial declared in Cosby case after jury deadlocks again
Mistrial declared in Cosby case after jury deadlocks again

O'Neill praised the jury for its "selfless" and "courageous" effort to reach a verdict, and called the Cosby case likely the largest undertaking in the history of the county's criminal justice system. By midweek, jurors began to appear increasingly exhausted and frustrated each time they returned to the courtroom. Defense attorney, Angela Agrusa,...

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  • Polanski's victim begs court to end rape case
Polanski's victim begs court to end rape case

Ms Samantha Geimer was 13 when Polanski assaulted her in Los Angeles in 1977. Samantha Geimer , left, appears at Los Angeles Superior Court for a motion hearing in Los Angeles on Friday, June 9, 2017 . Debra Tate, the sister of Polanski's murdered actress wife Sharon Tate, will also attend Friday's court hearing, Braun said. The warrant...

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  • Bill Cosby mistrial: defense declares victory, prosecutor will retry case
Bill Cosby mistrial: defense declares victory, prosecutor will retry case

Cosby's defense team has been asking for a mistrial, arguing jurors have talked about the charges long enough. The judge could choose to retry Cosby, but that is unlikely to happen right away. "How do I describe the district attorney?" And Kelly Johnson , another accuser, told jurors Cosby did the same to her in the 1990s. Cosby faced three ...

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  • Jury deadlocks in Bill Cosby's criminal trial
Jury deadlocks in Bill Cosby's criminal trial

The judge sought to comfort the jurors, at least one of whom fought back tears, calling their epic deliberation "one of the more courageous acts, one of the more selfless acts that I've seen in the justice system". According to Reuters , McMonagle argued that Constand and Cosby had a romantic relationship for more than a year, and pointed out t...

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  • Wallenda to discuss hanging by teeth over Niagara Falls
Wallenda to discuss hanging by teeth over Niagara Falls

But that's not the way husband and wife Nik and Erendira Wallenda like to see Niagara Falls . Erendira will wear a cable tether around her waist, in accordance with a NY state law which states that a safety suport for aerial stunts above 20 feet is required.

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  • United Kingdom treasury chief: Economy should be main focus in Brexit
United Kingdom treasury chief: Economy should be main focus in Brexit

It calls on the governments in London and Dublin to be neutral in their dealings over Northern Ireland. She is also trying to contain outrage at home over a London tower block fire which left at least 30 people dead. The Chancellor declined to comment on whether he supported Britain's continued membership of the EU single market or customs union....

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  • Queen praises a country 'resolute in the face of adversity'
Queen praises a country 'resolute in the face of adversity'

Manchester and on Friday met people affected by the tower block fire, in which at least 30 were killed. The Queen said in her statement: " Today is traditionally a day of celebration ". "I can understand how people are angry". Corbyn has written an open letter to the Prime Minister, calling for the public inquiry to ensure "all necessary lesso...

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  • The charges against Bill Cosby and their potential sentences
The charges against Bill Cosby and their potential sentences

On Saturday morning, Bill Cosby's case was declared a mistrial as the jurors - five women and seven men - failed to come to a unanimous decision after six days of deliberation, according to CNN . There were "good outcomes" to the mistrial, he said, including that Constand and another witness had faced the accused in court. Temple alumnus Adr...

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  • Cosby lawyers demand mistrial, judge says jury can keep working
Cosby lawyers demand mistrial, judge says jury can keep working

A definition of "reasonable doubt" and about a dozen excerpts from Cosby's deposition testimony in which he talks about obtaining quaaludes to give to women he wanted to have sex with. Thursday night, O'Neill dismissed jurors after almost 12 hours of deliberation. Cosby is being tried for three cases of aggravated assault against former Temple U...

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  • Tapwrit wins 2017 Belmont Stakes
Tapwrit wins 2017 Belmont Stakes

Ortiz made it two consecutive Belmont triumphs for his family. With the victory on Saturday, Tapwrit is the third Belmont victor over the previous four races to be a son of Tapit . Running in - and winning - all three US Classics in the space of five weeks is a demanding task. "He's just a phenomenal rider". "I don't think it would be a surpri...

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  • Labour's Owen Smith appointed as shadow Northern Ireland secretary
Labour's Owen Smith appointed as shadow Northern Ireland secretary

And, finally, her decision to align with the DUP in the wake of failing to win enough seats for a majority government , coupled with her already heavily criticised handling of the Grenfell Tower disaster is likely to have impacted people's estimations of her.

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  • MMA: Holm says McGregor can cause Mayweather problems
MMA: Holm says McGregor can cause Mayweather problems

I want to watch the fight to see Mayweather get bloodied, so the vengeful part of me can rejoice for not just the women Mayweather's hit, but the countless women who haven't had recourse after being abused. When asked about the figures both fighters will earn from the super-fight, White was unwilling to share any secrets. "They could've not f*c...

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  • Cosby judge declares mistrial as jury deadlocks again
Cosby judge declares mistrial as jury deadlocks again

Gloria Allred issued a warning to Bill Cosby and his legal team on Saturday after the actor's sexual assault case concluded in a mistrial . Cosby's wife of almost 50 years, Camille , was seated in the courtroom on Monday for the closing remarks, and watched as the 79-year-old comedian's lead lawyer, Brian J.

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  • Louis Oosthuizen makes a little noise at US Open
Louis Oosthuizen makes a little noise at US Open

Open, so everything's pretty challenging", Leishman admitted. Hoffman has opened his third round at Erin Hills with two birdies to move into a four-way tie for second at 6 under. Low scores were available. Not everyone can take advantage. He added another birdie on the par-3 13th. It seems doubtful that Love IV can actually mount a challenge ...

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  • Defence must now convince jurors in Cosby trial
Defence must now convince jurors in Cosby trial

Cosby, then in his 60s, sat on the Philadelphia school's board of trustees. Although the jury has heard about Cosby giving Benadryl to Constand and having a supply of prescription medication, this is the first time it has heard about the actor using Quaaludes.

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  • Cosby lawyers seek to paint accuser as opportunist
Cosby lawyers seek to paint accuser as opportunist

She clarified today that Cosby had called and invited her to his Pennsylvania house for dinner. She went on to say that after the drugs took their full effect, Cosby assaulted her by touching her genitals, and placing her hand on his penis.

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