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Bill Cosby loses appeal of his conviction in sexual assault case

11 monthes ago   |   By WLKY

Bill Cosby lost his bid to overturn his sexual assault conviction Tuesday, as an appeals court upheld the verdict in the first celebrity trial of the MeToo era.
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Bill Cosby's appeal to overturn sexual assault conviction gets rejected

Bill Cosby's appeal to overturn sexual assault conviction gets rejected

11 monthes ago   |   By NY Daily News

Bill Cosby's appeal to overturn his sexual assault conviction has been denied after the disgraced comedian's legal team argued that it was unfair that five other accusers were permitted to testify. The rejection came down Tuesday from a Pennsylvania court, maintaining the 2018 conviction of Cosby...
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Bill Cosby loses appeal of sex assault conviction

11 monthes ago   |   By ABC

A Pennsylvania appeals court has rejected Bill Cosby's bid to overturn his sexual assault conviction.
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Bill Cosby, First Celebrity Convicted in MeToo Era, Loses Key Appeal

11 monthes ago   |   By Time

A Pennsylvania appeals court rejected Bill Cosby's bid to overturn his sexual assault conviction Tuesday over the trial judge's decision to let five other accusers testify.
The Superior Court ruling was being closely watched because Cosby was the first celebrity tried and convicted in the MeToo era. The same issue has been hard-fought in pretrial hearings before movie mogul Harvey Weinstein's sexual assault trial.
Cosby's lawyers in his appeal said the trial judge had improperly allowed the five women to testify at last year's retrial although he'd let just one woman testify at the first...
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