Defense attorneys had pushed to select a jury from another county because of intense pretrial publicity in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, where District Attorney Kevin Steele, during his 2015 election campaign, had been critical of one of his predecessors for not prosecuting Cosby.
Jurors continued their work a day after telling the judge they were unable to reach agreement on a unanimous verdict.
- The dozen jurors in the Bill Cosbysexual assault trial spanned a diverse demographic range: white men in their 20s and 30s, middle-aged African Americans, elderly white women.
Cosby, the actor and comedian known as "America's Dad", turns 80 next month facing just that ordeal. Prosecutors say they will retry the case.
In a retrial, District Attorney Kevin Steele could ask the judge to allow testimony from more of Cosby's 60 accusers, or to disclose to jurors that Constand is gay. She felt it was her fault for years before other women began sharing similar stories, giving Janice the courage to come forward. The defense had hoped, if it did, to introduce evidence she had previously dated a man.
Cosby, who pleaded not guilty to the charges, did not take the stand during the weeklong trial, though excerpts from his 2005 and 2006 depositions about his relationship with Constand were read aloud. In that decision, O'Neill blocked testimony during the trial by all but one of 13 women whom prosecutors identified as past victims and wanted to call as witnesses to establish a pattern of conduct by Cosby.
She condemned the district attorney as "heinously and exploitatively ambitious", the judge as "overtly arrogant", lawyers for the accusers as "totally unethical" and "many" in the media as "blatantly vicious". Judge Steven O'Neill could revisit the issue as early as Monday.
"It can never be clearer that if you speak up, you could be chilling the justice system in the future if jurors are needed in this case", O'Neill told them. We can now wonder if a lot of those kinds of attitudes were at play in. "Bill Cosby's rape case", said Armour, who teaches at the University of South California. But on Saturday, moments after the mistrial was declared, he gave an inkling of his confidence level going into Round 2.
It has been reported that he was confident that he would get a hung jury, saying they only needed to sway a single holdout. She also recalled a Los Angeles case where an 11-1 vote to acquit in the first trial ended with a conviction the second time around.
Levenson believes the breakdown of the first Cosby jury is important to know, but perhaps not predictive of how the second trial might go.
But it's a Catch-22 to say that years ago, we would never have taken that case, and now that we might, it happened too long ago for us to even consider it. He refused to put them in the position of coming to court every day and being exposed to the circus-like atmosphere.
Cosby's alma mater, the University of MA at Amherst, cut ties with him, the first in what would become a long list of organizations to do so.
But the Celtics are in position to take the long view because they can try to add a star without giving up assets, only money. That's why they asked for at least three - and, in some proposals, four - assets last June in their talks with the Celtics.
The next day, Warmbier was flown to a USA base in Japan before making the longer journey to OH to be reunited with his family. The contact began with back channels more than a year ago, the USA has no official diplomatic relationship with North Korea .
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And then it got personal: At public hearings in Eugene and Portland in early May, 71 people spoke in favor of adding the "X". Recently , a bill passed through the California House Senate, which would similarly allow for a third gender-neutral option.
The Senate is planning to act soon to pass their own bill, which is expected to mirror numerous provisions of the House GOP bill. The bill needs a simple majority to pass in the Senate before it can go on to the president and potentially become law.
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