The jury, which remains anonymous, released a joint statement intended to clarify how they came to the decision to convict the entertainer.
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Lise-Lotte Lublin was one of several women who spoke in court about their experiences with Mr. Cosby, helping prosecutors convict him of sexual assault.
More than 15 years after he met the woman who would accuse him of sexual assault, Mr. Cosby again finds his fate in the hands of a Pennsylvania jury.
Prosecutors put forward the amount as part of their opening arguments as Mr. Cosby’s retrial on sexual assault charges started after several hours of delays.
The sex assault charges and the complainant are the same, but much about Mr. Cosby’s second trial will be different.
Only one juror was selected as the lawyers and judge tried to understand how the wave of sexual harassment allegations could affect this case.
The judge who is presiding at the retrial of Bill Cosby rejected defense motions to recuse himself because his wife counsels victims of sexual assault.
Mr. Cosby, nearing a retrial on sexual assault charges, says the judge must recuse himself because his wife is an advocate for assault victims. Legal experts disagree.
Prosecutors want to introduce testimony from 19 women who accuse Mr. Cosby of sexual assault; his lawyers say allowing so many will taint his retrial.
Lawyers for Mr. Cosby put forward phone records to challenge the account of Andrea Constand, the woman who has accused him of sexual assault.