A judge declares mistrial in Bill Cosby's sexual assault case after the jury said it's hopelessly deadlocked. The jurors - five women and seven men - were unable to come to a unanimous decision in a courtroom battle closely watched by the public as well as dozens of women who have accused Cosby of similar misconduct in the past.
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Among them, CNN reports, the jury asked: "What is reasonable doubt?" The 79-year-old comedian is charged with drugging and sexually assaulting former Temple University employee Andrea Constand in 2004. Each of the three counts carries a standard sentence range of five to 10 years in prison. Cosby tweeted the message on Friday shortly after jurors asked to review his lurid testimony about giving quaaludes to women he wanted to have sex with.
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The criminal complaint was filed in December 2015, just days before Pennsylvania's 12-year statute of limitations was due to expire. Count 1 alleges that Cosby didn't have consent when he penetrated Constand's genitals with his fingers.
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In that deposition, Cosby said he had previously acquired quaaludes and had given them to women with whom he wanted to have sex. Cosby's lawyers asked for a mistrial, complaining that Valliere was offering observations about Cosby even though she was only allowed to testify generally about victim behavior.
Prosecutors this week plan to call a toxicologist to discuss the effects of drugs such as quaaludes, a powerful sedative, and the cold and allergy medicine Benadryl, both of which Cosby has acknowledged giving women before sexual encounters.
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As The Guardian reports , Cosby even "admitted in a deposition to using quaaludes in order to obtain sex from women", but despite his own admission, jurors were unable to reach a consensus. But the trial has irrevocably damaged his legacy as a towering figure in United States popular culture, once adored for his seminal role as a lovable father and obstetrician on the hit TV series "The Cosby Show ".
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She regained consciousness as Mr. Cosby was sexually assaulting her, she said. He says they were lovers and their encounter was consensual. Prosecutors have portrayed Constand as a courageous victim seeking justice. Cosby , 79 and almost blind, is charged with three counts of aggravated indecent assault in connection with his encounter with accuser Constand; if convicted Cosby faces years in prison.
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Prosecutors said they plan to "reevaluate and review" the case, but expressed disappointment over the deadlocked jury. Cosby's trial started June 5 in Montgomery County Court. "When they don't, survivors of sexual assault have to watch every day as the legal system calls them liars and denies their truth". Constand testified and was grilled by Cosby's defense over alleged inconsistencies in her story over the years.
The decision comes after a jury - composed of five women and seven men - failed to reach a unanimous verdict. Comedian D.L. Hughley tweeted: "A jury deliberated longer in the #Cosby Case!" Constand told the jury that the pills left her feeling "paralyzed" and "frozen", and that she had informed Cosby of this.
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It was read to them by the judge. Cosby , the famed comedian, did not testify in his own defense, and his defense rested after calling just one repeat witness for further questioning. "You know why we're here", McMonagle said scornfully, nodding toward two Cosby accusers in the audience - Victoria Valentino and Linda Kirkpatrick - who did not testify in the case.
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The jury in Bill Cosby's sexual assault trial will start its second day of deliberations by hearing more of Cosby's testimony in the accuser's related lawsuit. "One of the greatest storytellers in the world and I'm failing", Cosby said when asked to repeat an answer in the deposition. "This ain't right!" bellowed McMonagle.
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