Bill Cosby freed on bail in sex assault case

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Photo from Montgomery County District Attorney's Office

Photo from Montgomery County District Attorney’s Office

ELKINS PARK, Pa. (AP) — Bill Cosby has been released on $1 million bail on a sex assault charge in Pennsylvania.

Cosby was arraigned Wednesday afternoon in Elkins Park on the charge, which was filed over a 2004 encounter in his home outside Philadelphia.

Police say he was fingerprinted and photographed before being released. His next court hearing is Jan. 14.

Cosby is charged with drugging and sexually assaulting the woman. It’s the first criminal case brought against the comedian out of the torrent of allegations that destroyed his good-guy image as America’s Dad.

Cosby shook his head as reporters shouted questions at him before the hearing. His lawyers also didn’t comment.

The 78-year-old comedian said under oath that he had consensual sexual contact with the woman.

In court, he agreed to have no contact with the accuser.

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5 comments

  • Jay

    I’m bet this has nothing to do with money. If any one ever looked into what happens behind closed doors in Hollywood you would know all of this is propaganda this what they do to you when you don’t do what you are told to do. Do some looking it to you self there a some very big names that have been coming out about all the sexual abuse adults and children but most of you wont look anything up and just go on ranting about like the puppets you are progamed to be how about put some real news on here FOX O wait you can’t because your a owned puppet too