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The court on bill Cosby: a jury could not reach a verdict

The jury is considering rape charges in the address of the Hollywood actor and producer bill Cosby, on the fourth day of the debate, announced to the judge that they were unable to reach a unanimous decision, according to CNN.

The judge ordered to continue the discussion, but did not identify a time frame within which the jury must make a decision.

If the jury of seven men and five women did not take a unanimous decision in this case, the trial will be terminated. In this case, the Prosecutor will have to decide if it has the evidence for a new trial.

Recall, the 79-year-old bill Cosby is accused of raping a woman named Andrea Constand, which claims that in 2004, Cosby had raped her previously opoiv drugs in his house, which is located in the Northern suburbs of Philadelphia.

Bill Cosby is an American film Director, producer, writer, musician and political activist, as well as the most popular black actor in the United States, known for the title role in the legendary sitcom «the Cosby Show». The role of the head of a wealthy American family brought Cosby the glory «chief Pope of America» millions of Americans saw him as a Paragon of virtue. However, the reputation of the actor was affected considerably after a few dozen women at almost the same time accused him of sexual assault.

While the formal allegations, Cosby was charged only with rape of Andrea Constand, as in all other cases, already expired the Statute of limitations.

The court on bill Cosby: a jury could not reach a verdict
15.06.2017

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