Prosecutors: Cosby used fame and fortune to hide his crimes
PHILADELPHIA — Suburban prosecutors on Tuesday accused Bill Cosby's "cadre of high-priced lawyers" of stretching the truth as they try again to get a sexual-assault case against him thrown out.
The two sides have filed dueling legal briefs before a key pretrial hearing next month. The Nov. 1 hearing could determine if the case moves forward, if more accusers testify and whether jurors can hear Cosby's prior testimony about giving women drugs and alcohol before trying to have sex with them.
Cosby's lawyers complain it's unfair to make him defend events from a 2004 sexual encounter.... read more