The woman accusing Bill Cosby of sexual assault acknowledged on Wednesday that she called the comedian dozens of times in the months after the incident, including multiple calls on Valentine's Day, but batted away suggestions of romance. Cosby lawyer Angela Agrusa lashed into Constand on cross-examination. "I just wanted to go home ", she said, according to NBC News . "She told the jury she started feeling woozy after about 20 minutes, with blurred vision, slurred words and legs ...
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In other words, although Cosby's attorneys had the distinct tone of a victorious team on Saturday, the final outcome is far from over. Cosby, who didn't testify, was charged with three counts of aggravated indecent assault, a charge that carries a maximum of 10 years in prison.
If Cosby had been found guilty of the assault, he would have faced a maximum of ten years in prison for each count of assault for a total of thirty years. Judge O'Neill accepted the defense's motion for a mistrial, telling the court that this outcome represented "neither a vindication or a victory" for either side.
Prosecutors say they will retry Cosby, who remains charged with three counts of aggravated indecent assault. "How do I describe the District Attorney?" Thursday, jurors told the court they could not come to a unanimous decision beyond a reasonable doubt, which is required in criminal cases.
McMonagle asked. "This is why this case got thrown in the trash can". The fast-moving case went to the jury of seven men and five women on Day 6 of the trial after closing arguments painted different pictures of what happened between Cosby and Andrea Constand at his suburban Philadelphia estate.
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Prosecutors declined to charge Cosby back then, but reopened the case after the scandal erupted two and a half years ago. Kelly Johnson was the only other accuser allowed to testify at Cosby's trial . Cosby. As previously reported, Cosby's team initially requested a mistrial midweek , after jurors hit their first road block, following at least 12-hours of deliberations.
On Friday she was met with shouts of "coward" and "shame on you" when she emerged from a Kensington church where, under a heavy police presence she had met with victims and community leaders. Protesters in London accused authorities of suppressing the true death toll, an idea that has spread on social media. "There's a need for the public to hear you say in words of one syllable: 'Something awful has happened; something has gone badly wrong".
A retrial must take place within a year, but O'Neill said he wanted it to happen within 120 days. Excerpt from statement by Bill Cosby's wife, Camille , assailing the district attorney, the judge and attorneys for women who accused Cosby of molesting them, following the declaration Saturday of a mistrial in the entertainer's sex assault case in suburban Philadelphia.
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Bruce Castor not to charge Cosby, he agreed to the deposition. Cosby had been charged with three counts of aggravated indecent assault against Andrea Constand: penetration while she was unconscious, penetration without her consent, and penetration after intoxicating her without her knowledge.
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Under questioning from Cosby's lawyers, Miller revealed that his notes from her 1996 deposition show Johnson told him the encounter happened in 1990. "You were befriending him because he was going to be able to give you some resources to get into broadcasting", Agrusa said , a charge that Constand denied.
After a Montgomery County, Pennsylvania judge declared a mistrial in Andrea Constand's headline-making case against the once-beloved sitcom star, Allred promised that justice would be served for Constand and 60 other accusers who have come forward with accusations against the comedian.
It's likely that the evidence will take the case right back into the Montgomery County Courthouse, the site of much activity the past two weeks since the Cosby trial got started. Bruce Castor, the ex-prosecutor who passed on Constand's case in 2005, said Saturday that he was disappointed but not surprised in Steele's failure to win a conviction.
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The Pennsylvania jury that deadlocked on the fate of Bill Cosby mirrored the split in the court of public opinion. Lawyer Brian McMonagle told jurors that while Cosby had been unfaithful to his wife, he didn't commit a crime. Steadfast Cosby supporters can point to juror division as evidence of a prosecution case that was far from open-and-shut. After the mistrial , Constand doled out hugs to her mother, prosecutors and some of the other women who say the TV star drugged and abused them.
Montgomery County District Attorney Kevin Steele says his office will retry Cosby . On Friday, they asked the judge for the definition the words. Ruehli said Cosby has ruined his life and his reputation as well as his wife's. The jurors have re-examined both Cosby's and Constand's versions of the night in question, with particular focus on the pills that he gave her before the sexual encounter began.
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Cosby's wife, Camille, joined him in the courtroom as his defense team presented its case. 'Mr. Cosby's power's back, it's back it has been restored, ' he said . After sending them back for more deliberation, Judge Steven O'Neill was forced to declare a mistrial on Saturday morning. You can see Gloria Allred's press conference below.
At the time of the incident, Constand was 31, Cosby 66. "Nothing is ever off the table in a trial of this magnitude", Cosby spokesman Andrew Wyatt told reporters outside the courthouse on Friday. In the deposition, he said that at one point he gave Quaaludes to a woman named Teresa and that she acted like she was "high". The New York Timesreported on Friday, however, that a spokesperson said Cosby may, in fact, testify.
She said after taking the pills , "I told Mr. Cosby that I had trouble seeing him". "I also testified I was really nervous and I wasn't able to recall every particular moment I saw Mr. She initially said she went to Cosby's house and was assaulted after a dinner out with other people . She'd never before spoken publicly about what happened between them, barred from doing so by the terms of a confidential settlement they reached in 2006.
Cosby's lawyer says he and Constand were lovers sharing a consensual sexual encounter. And attorney Gloria Allred, who's been an organizer for numerous women accusing Cosby of assault, made it clear that charges, either legal or civil, against the comedian are likely to continue.