Bill Cosby

‘Love Island has begun – and so have the Matt Hancock memes’
Matt Hancock
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‘Love Island has begun – and so have the Matt Hancock memes’

Your digest of analysis and commentary from the British and international press
1 Jul 2021
Why Bill Cosby is walking free after sexual assault conviction
Bill Cosby outside his home after being released from prison
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Why Bill Cosby is walking free after sexual assault conviction

Surprise reversal of actor’s ten-year prison sentence met with ‘shock and fury’
1 Jul 2021
Bill Cosby jailed for sexual assault
Bill Cosby sentenced to three to 10 years prison for 2004 sexual assault
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Bill Cosby jailed for sexual assault

Disgraced star set to serve three to 10 years in prison
26 Sep 2018
Roman Polanski says #MeToo movement is ‘mass hysteria’
Roman Polanski
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Roman Polanski says #MeToo movement is ‘mass hysteria’

Film director and convicted child rapist threatens to sue Movie Academy over ‘illegal’ expulsion
9 May 2018
Bill Cosby and Roman Polanski expelled from Oscars academy
Bill Cosby and Roman Polanksi have been expelled by the Oscars academy
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Bill Cosby and Roman Polanski expelled from Oscars academy

Pair removed following a vote of the academy board on Tuesday
4 May 2018
Bill Cosby guilty of sexual assault
Bill Cosby leaves court after being found guilty on all counts of aggravated indecent assault
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Bill Cosby guilty of sexual assault

Comedian faces up to 30 years in prison for drugging and molesting a woman in 2004
27 Apr 2018
Bill Cosby sex assault trial begins in Pennsylvania
Bill Cosby
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Bill Cosby sex assault trial begins in Pennsylvania

Case expected to be biggest US celebrity trial since OJ Simpson appeared in court in 1995
5 Jun 2017

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Bill Cosby: New York mag cover sparks #TheEmptyChair debate
Bill Cosby New York cover
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Bill Cosby: New York mag cover sparks #TheEmptyChair debate

Cover story features 35 of Bill Cosby's accusers but the empty chair has really got people talking
28 Jul 2015
Bill Cosby admitted buying sedatives 'for sex with women'
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Bill Cosby admitted buying sedatives 'for sex with women'

Court documents from 2005 reveal he intended to give quaaludes to young women he wanted to have sex with
7 Jul 2015
BILL COSBY: Downfall of an American hero
Bill Cosby
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BILL COSBY: Downfall of an American hero

As many as 13 women claim he gave them pills and alcohol and they woke up to find themselves violated
20 Nov 2014
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