The question everybody has been asking: "Who gave you the Quaaludes?" Cosby accuser's response? "A friend." Mesereau cross-examined Janice Baker-Kinney, who alleges Cosby assaulted her in 1986. The rundown.
As Mesereau spoke, it was almost like a flashback to Michael Jackson’s trial in 2002, painting accuser Andrea Constand as someone who wanted to further her career by any means necessary, even if it included creating a story of a sexual assault that the defense stresses never happened.
The judge in Bill Cosby’s sexual assault retrial gave his legal defense a huge boost Tuesday, ruling his lawyers can call a witness who says the accuser talked about framing a celebrity before she went to police in 2005 with allegations about the comedian.
Thursday Judge Steven T. O’Neill heard arguments in regards to allowing the jury to hear about the civil suit between former Montgomery County District Attorney Bruce Castor, who declined to prosecute Cosby in 2005 and Andrea Constand.