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Bill Cosby Was Found Guilty on 3 Counts of Indecent Assault. Here's How Much Time He Could Serve

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Bill Cosby was found guilty Thursday on three felony counts of aggravated indecent assault against Andrea Constand, who accused him of drugging and sexually assaulting her at his home in 2004. Constand is one of dozens of women who have leveled similar accusations against the comedian. Cosby, who is 80, faces a maximum of 30 years in state prison.
The verdict prompted an outburst from Cosby in the Montgomery County, Pa., court house on Thursday, as he called District Attorney Kevin Steele an “a-hole.”
The three counts each carry a sentence of up to 10 years in state prison, but it remains...
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Jury Finds Mpls. Officer Guilty In Sexual Assault Case

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MINNEAPOLIS - A jury has found a Minneapolis police officer guilty of sexually assaulting an acquaintance after she passed out on a couch after drinking with the officer, according to the Hennepin County Attorney's Office.
Thomas Robert Tichich, 48, was specifically found guilty of two counts of third-degree criminal sexual conduct in connection to the December 2016 incident.
According to the criminal complaint, Tichich was drinking in northeast Minneapolis with two women, one of which invited her companions to stay at her nearby home because they had had too much to drive.
Tichich was...
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Bill Cosby Guilty of Assault, Will He do Time?

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Bill Cosby has been found guilty on all three counts of aggravated indecent assault in the 2004 drugging and rape of Andrea Constand. A sentencing hearing has not yet been scheduled.
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PHOTOS: Bill Cosby found guilty of drugging, molesting woman

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See photos from the courthouse after actor Bill Cosby was found guilty of three counts of aggravated indecent assault.
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Wesleyan President Moves To Revoke Bill Cosby's Honorary Degree After Guilty Verdict

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Not long after a jury found aging comedian Bill Cosby guilty of sexually assaulting a Temple University employee in 2004, the president of Wesleyan University moved to revoke Cosby's honorary degree. A spokeswoman for the school confirmed about 3 p.m. that President Michael Roth announced he would...
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Bill Cosby Went on ‘Expletive-Laden Tirade' After Guilty Verdict

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Cosby was found guilty on three counts of aggravated indecent assault.
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What happens to Bill Cosby now?

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What happens now that comedian Bill Cosby has been convicted of all three counts of aggravated indecent assault for drugging and sexually assaulting Andrea Constand in a Philadelphia suburb?
The case at his retrial centered on testimony from Constand, a former employee with Temple University women's basketball team. She testified that Cosby, 80, a powerful Temple trustee, drugged her and sexually assaulted her when she visited his home to ask for career advice.
Cosby's defense team argued that their interaction was consensual. Constand is a con artist, they argued, who wanted a piece of...
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The Verdict Is In: Bill Cosby Found Guilty of Sexual Assault

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Announcing their verdict on Thursday, a jury outside of Philadelphia found Bill Cosby guilty of all three sexual assault charges brought against him.
In his retrial, 80-year-old Cosby was convicted of three counts of aggravated indecent assault, for drugging and sexually assaulting Temple University employee Andrea Constand in 2004 at his suburban Philadelphia home, according to the Associated Press.
After the jury of five women and seven men left the courtroom, the “Cosby Show” star lashed out at District Attorney Kevin Steele, who was arguing to revoke Cosby's bail, saying that the...
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Jury finds Bill Cosby guilty on all three counts in sexual assault trial

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Each count is punishable by up to 10 years in prison.
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Timeline in Bill Cosby's sexual assault case

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Bill Cosby's Conviction Is an Unexpected Win for MeToo. But There's a Long Way to Go

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Thursday brought news that many observers thought they'd never see: real legal repercussions for Bill Cosby.
The comedian and Cosby Show actor was found guilty of three counts of sexual assault against Andrea Constand in 2004. He faces up to 30 years at prison, effectively a life sentence for the 80-year-old celebrity.
Bill Cosby's conviction, rendered in a Pennsylvania court after a 2017 mistrial, takes place against the backdrop of the MeToo and Time's Up movements but is not entirely of it. Bill Cosby's accusers had been publicly known for years before reporting on Harvey Weinstein in...
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Guilty: Bill Cosby convicted of sexual assault

Guilty: Bill Cosby convicted of sexual assault

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A jury has found actor Bill Cosby guilty on three counts of aggravated indecent assault over a 2004 incident in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Cosby, 80, faces up to 30 years in prison.
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Bill Cosby curses at prosecutors in tirade after guilty verdict

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Bill Cosby is lashing out at prosecutors after a jury convicted him of three counts of aggravated indecent assault. Cosby stood up and erupted after jurors left the courtroom. He used an expletive to refer to District Attorney Kevin Steele, who was arguing to revoke Cosby's bail. Cosby shouted,...
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Bill Cosby Guilty of Sexual Assault: Why Was Retrial Different Verdict?

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Bill Cosby was found guilty of sexual assault by a jury of his peers on Thursday.
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Jury Finds Bill Cosby Guilty of Three Counts of Sexual Assault

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A jury has found Bill Cosby guilty in the retrial of a sexual assault case against him.
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