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Houston Chronicle
Dick Gregory, Comedian and Activist, Dies at 84on the “Jack Paar Show,” the early model for late night television. In the 196
Houston Chronicle / Posted 18 minutes ago
on the “Jack Paar Show,” the early model for late night television. In the 1960s, he joined comedians like Nipsey Russell, Bill Cosby and Godfrey Cambridge, who shunned racial stereotypes and comedic minstrel shows, as the country moved into the... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Dick Gregory, cutting-edge satirist and uncompromising activist, dies at 84expert timing and bold humor — often pulled from the day’s headlines — inspired
Bangor Daily News / Posted 5 hours ago
expert timing and bold humor — often pulled from the day’s headlines — inspired the careers of comedians such as Bill Cosby and Richard Pryor. Mel Watkins, a journalist and scholar whose books include “On the Real Side: A History of... Read more
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Madame Noire The Atlanta Post
Pioneer Comedian And Civil Rights Activist Dick Gregory Dies At 84the fullness of who he was and forever will be. The Gregory Family is eternally
Madame Noire The Atlanta Post / Posted 6 hours ago
the fullness of who he was and forever will be. The Gregory Family is eternally grateful. Comedians Richard Pryor and Bill Cosby have both credited Gregory for paving the way for their careers and many celebrities including Samuel Jackson and... Read more
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Salon.com
Dick Gregory, comedian and civil rights activist, died Saturday at 84Bring me a whole fried chicken,'” one joke went. Gregory, a St. Louis native,
Salon.com / Posted 6 hours ago
Bring me a whole fried chicken,'” one joke went. Gregory, a St. Louis native, was a pioneer for future black comics. Bill Cosby and Richard Prior cited Gregory as a major influencer. His first big break came in January 1961, when Hugh Hefner... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Dick Gregory, Comedian and Activist, Dies at 84on the “Jack Paar Show,” the early model for late night television. In the 196
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 6 hours ago
on the “Jack Paar Show,” the early model for late night television. In the 1960s, he joined comedians like Nipsey Russell, Bill Cosby and Godfrey Cambridge, who shunned racial stereotypes and comedic minstrel shows, as the country moved into the... Read more
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Black Press USA
Dick Gregory, Civil rights activist and Innovative Comedian, Dies at 84he moved to Chicago, where he became part of a new generation of black comedian
Black Press USA / Posted 9 hours ago
he moved to Chicago, where he became part of a new generation of black comedians that included Nipsey Russell, Bill Cosby, and Godfrey Cambridge. These comedians broke with the minstrel tradition, which presented stereotypical Black... Read more
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The Birmingham Times
Dick Gregory, comedian and civil rights activist, dies at 84— tweeted, ‘Dick Gregory lived an amazing, revolutionary life. A groundbreaker
The Birmingham Times / Posted 12 hours ago
— tweeted, ‘Dick Gregory lived an amazing, revolutionary life. A groundbreaker in comedy and a voice for justice. RIP.’ “Bill Cosby fired off several tweets, praising Gregory’s work, saying it showed “education, intelligence, and was inclusive of... Read more
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Aljazeera
Dick Gregory, civil rights activist and comedian, diesof the US civil rights movement. His comedic style would pave the way for, and
Aljazeera / Posted 12 hours ago
of the US civil rights movement. His comedic style would pave the way for, and heavily influence, comedy greats such as Bill Cosby, Eddie Murphy, Chris Rock and Dave Chapelle. A close friend of Martin Luther King Jr, Malcolm X, and Muhammad... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
Dick Gregory, cutting-edge satirist and uncompromising activist,...expert timing and bold humor - often pulled from the day's headlines - inspired
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 16 hours ago
expert timing and bold humor - often pulled from the day's headlines - inspired the careers of comedians such as Bill Cosby and Richard Pryor. Mel Watkins, a journalist and scholar whose books include "On the Real Side: A History of... Read more
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TribLIVE
Comedian, civil rights activist Dick Gregory diesexpert timing and bold humor — often pulled from the day's headlines — inspired
TribLIVE / Posted 16 hours ago
expert timing and bold humor — often pulled from the day's headlines — inspired the careers of comedians such as Bill Cosby and Richard Pryor. Mel Watkins, a journalist and scholar whose books include “On the Real Side: A History of... Read more
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Al.com
Dick Gregory, cutting-edge satirist and uncompromising activist, dies at 84expert timing and bold humor -- often pulled from the day's headlines -- inspir
Al.com / Posted 16 hours ago
expert timing and bold humor -- often pulled from the day's headlines -- inspired the careers of comedians such as Bill Cosby and Richard Pryor. Mel Watkins, a journalist and scholar whose books include "On the Real Side: A History of... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Comic, civil rights activist Dick Gregory dies at 84Atlanta show, promising an "excellent" prognosis and to be back on the road aga
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 16 hours ago
Atlanta show, promising an "excellent" prognosis and to be back on the road again "in a few weeks." While comics such as Bill Cosby gave praise on Twitter ("He was FEARLESS," wrote Cosby), the Rev. Jesse Jackson weighed in on Gregory's social... Read more
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Staten Island Advance
Dick Gregory, cutting-edge satirist and uncompromising activist, dies at 84expert timing and bold humor -- often pulled from the day's headlines -- inspir
Staten Island Advance / Posted 16 hours ago
expert timing and bold humor -- often pulled from the day's headlines -- inspired the careers of comedians such as Bill Cosby and Richard Pryor. Mel Watkins, a journalist and scholar whose books include "On the Real Side: A History of... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
Hollywood Mourns Death of Comedian and Activist Dick Gregorytweeted, "Dick Gregory lived an amazing, revolutionary life. A groundbreaker in
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 17 hours ago
tweeted, "Dick Gregory lived an amazing, revolutionary life. A groundbreaker in comedy and a voice for justice. RIP." Bill Cosby fired off several tweets, praising Gregory's work, saying it showed "education, intelligence, and was inclusive of... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Dick Gregory, Comedian and Activist, Dies at 84on the “Jack Paar Show,” the early model for late night television. In the 196
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 17 hours ago
on the “Jack Paar Show,” the early model for late night television. In the 1960s he joined comedians like Nipsey Russell, Bill Cosby and Godfrey Cambridge, who shunned the stereotypical comedic minstrel show who take on racial stereotypes as the... Read more
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Daily Mail
Taylor Swift one of the many terrible court sketchesYou be the judge: Taylor Swift's hilariously bad courtroom sketches join Tom Br
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
You be the judge: Taylor Swift's hilariously bad courtroom sketches join Tom Brady, Paris Hilton and Bill Cosby's in attracting mockery for failing to catch ANY likeness of the stars Drawings of Taylor Swift in a Denver courtroom bear very little... Read more
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Salon.com
Trump’s big business CEOs are horrified by his Confederate excuses — but his religious advisers have nothing but praiseminister, wrote a blog post in which he claimed that the fascist protest and it
Salon.com / Posted 2 days ago
minister, wrote a blog post in which he claimed that the fascist protest and its ensuing violence had something to do with Bill Cosby. Bryan Fischer, a radio talk show host famous for his beliefs that America’s founders wanted to give religious... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Wheels of death: Vehicles used as weaponsheatwaves could hit by 2100 The cost of conflict: 65 million displaced people
Eye Witness News / Posted 2 days ago
heatwaves could hit by 2100 The cost of conflict: 65 million displaced people How the London fire happened Inside the Bill Cosby sexual assault trial Trump and the climate: We won't always have Paris Profile of Nigerian President Mohammadu... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Fade to black: How a solar eclipse happensheatwaves could hit by 2100 The cost of conflict: 65 million displaced people
Eye Witness News / Posted 3 days ago
heatwaves could hit by 2100 The cost of conflict: 65 million displaced people How the London fire happened Inside the Bill Cosby sexual assault trial Trump and the climate: We won't always have Paris Profile of Nigerian President Mohammadu... Read more
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Rappler
Bill Cosby forced to hire new lawyers for assault retrialNEW LAWYERS. Comedian Bill Cosby is force to look for new lawyers after his leg
Rappler / Posted 3 days ago
NEW LAWYERS. Comedian Bill Cosby is force to look for new lawyers after his legal team quit on him. Cosby, who is facing a re-trial for a cased filed against him by a former university basketball official, who said she was assaulted by him in his... Read more
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Boston Globe
2nd defense attorney wants off Bill Cosby’s sex assault caseNORRISTOWN, Pa. — A second lawyer who defended Bill Cosby in his sex assault tr
Boston Globe / Posted 3 days ago
NORRISTOWN, Pa. — A second lawyer who defended Bill Cosby in his sex assault trial that ended with a deadlocked jury wants off the case before the start of his retrial that’s set for November. Los Angeles-based lawyer Angela Agrusa filed documents... Read more
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Canberra Times
Third woman accuses Roman Polanski of underage sexual assaulta not uncommon sight at Allred's press conferences (Allred also represents more
Canberra Times / Posted 3 days ago
a not uncommon sight at Allred's press conferences (Allred also represents more than 30 of the women who have accused Bill Cosby of sexual assault). Allred told reporters it's understandable that Geimer would want the case to end after four... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Third woman accuses Roman Polanski of underage sexual assaulta not uncommon sight at Allred's press conferences (Allred also represents more
Daily Liberal / Posted 3 days ago
a not uncommon sight at Allred's press conferences (Allred also represents more than 30 of the women who have accused Bill Cosby of sexual assault). Allred told reporters it's understandable that Geimer would want the case to end after four... Read more
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The Border Mail
Third woman accuses Roman Polanski of underage sexual assaulta not uncommon sight at Allred's press conferences (Allred also represents more
The Border Mail / Posted 3 days ago
a not uncommon sight at Allred's press conferences (Allred also represents more than 30 of the women who have accused Bill Cosby of sexual assault). Allred told reporters it's understandable that Geimer would want the case to end after four... Read more
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The Courier
Third woman accuses Roman Polanski of underage sexual assaulta not uncommon sight at Allred's press conferences (Allred also represents more
The Courier / Posted 3 days ago
a not uncommon sight at Allred's press conferences (Allred also represents more than 30 of the women who have accused Bill Cosby of sexual assault). Allred told reporters it's understandable that Geimer would want the case to end after four... Read more
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WA Today
Third woman accuses Roman Polanski of underage sexual assaulta not uncommon sight at Allred's press conferences (Allred also represents more
WA Today / Posted 3 days ago
a not uncommon sight at Allred's press conferences (Allred also represents more than 30 of the women who have accused Bill Cosby of sexual assault). Allred told reporters it's understandable that Geimer would want the case to end after four... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Third woman accuses Roman Polanski of underage sexual assaulta not uncommon sight at Allred's press conferences (Allred also represents more
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 3 days ago
a not uncommon sight at Allred's press conferences (Allred also represents more than 30 of the women who have accused Bill Cosby of sexual assault). Allred told reporters it's understandable that Geimer would want the case to end after four... Read more
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The Young Witness
Third woman accuses Roman Polanski of underage sexual assaulta not uncommon sight at Allred's press conferences (Allred also represents more
The Young Witness / Posted 3 days ago
a not uncommon sight at Allred's press conferences (Allred also represents more than 30 of the women who have accused Bill Cosby of sexual assault). Allred told reporters it's understandable that Geimer would want the case to end after four... Read more
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Western Advocate
Third woman accuses Roman Polanski of underage sexual assaulta not uncommon sight at Allred's press conferences (Allred also represents more
Western Advocate / Posted 3 days ago
a not uncommon sight at Allred's press conferences (Allred also represents more than 30 of the women who have accused Bill Cosby of sexual assault). Allred told reporters it's understandable that Geimer would want the case to end after four... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Third woman accuses Roman Polanski of underage sexual assaulta not uncommon sight at Allred's press conferences (Allred also represents more
Kiama Independent / Posted 3 days ago
a not uncommon sight at Allred's press conferences (Allred also represents more than 30 of the women who have accused Bill Cosby of sexual assault). Allred told reporters it's understandable that Geimer would want the case to end after four... Read more
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Manning River Times
Third woman accuses Roman Polanski of underage sexual assaulta not uncommon sight at Allred's press conferences (Allred also represents more
Manning River Times / Posted 3 days ago
a not uncommon sight at Allred's press conferences (Allred also represents more than 30 of the women who have accused Bill Cosby of sexual assault). Allred told reporters it's understandable that Geimer would want the case to end after four... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
Third woman accuses Roman Polanski of underage sexual assaulta not uncommon sight at Allred's press conferences (Allred also represents more
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 3 days ago
a not uncommon sight at Allred's press conferences (Allred also represents more than 30 of the women who have accused Bill Cosby of sexual assault). Allred told reporters it's understandable that Geimer would want the case to end after four... Read more
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The Age
Third woman accuses Roman Polanski of underage sexual assaulta not uncommon sight at Allred's press conferences (Allred also represents more
The Age / Posted 3 days ago
a not uncommon sight at Allred's press conferences (Allred also represents more than 30 of the women who have accused Bill Cosby of sexual assault). Allred told reporters it's understandable that Geimer would want the case to end after four... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Third woman accuses Roman Polanski of underage sexual assaulta not uncommon sight at Allred's press conferences (Allred also represents more
Brisbane Times / Posted 3 days ago
a not uncommon sight at Allred's press conferences (Allred also represents more than 30 of the women who have accused Bill Cosby of sexual assault). Allred told reporters it's understandable that Geimer would want the case to end after four... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Third woman accuses Roman Polanski of underage sexual assaulta not uncommon sight at Allred's press conferences (Allred also represents more
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 3 days ago
a not uncommon sight at Allred's press conferences (Allred also represents more than 30 of the women who have accused Bill Cosby of sexual assault). Allred told reporters it's understandable that Geimer would want the case to end after four... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Another lawyer for Bill Cosby's sex assault case wants outA second Bill Cosby lawyer wants to quit before the embattled star’s indecent a
Calgary Sun / Posted 3 days ago
A second Bill Cosby lawyer wants to quit before the embattled star’s indecent assault trial starts up again. The Cosby Show star was tried on charges of felony aggravated indecent assault in Pennsylvania’s Montgomery County courthouse in June, but a... Read more
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The Forward
Third Woman Accuses Roman Polanski of Rapecases, often involving famous and privileged men. She recently made news for re
The Forward / Posted 4 days ago
cases, often involving famous and privileged men. She recently made news for representing 33 women who have accused Bill Cosby of rape, as well as multiple women who have accused President Donald Trump of sexual misconduct. Braun provided... Read more
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Raw Story
Cosby forced to hire new lawyers for assault re-trial Actor Bill Cosby speaks at the National Action Network's 20th annual Keepers
Raw Story / Posted 4 days ago
Actor Bill Cosby speaks at the National Action Network's 20th annual Keepers of the Dream Awards gala in New York April 6, 2011. (REUTERS/Lucas Jackson) Don't miss stories. Follow Raw... Read more
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11 News Houston
Another woman publicly accuses Roman Polanski of underage rapeminors." As she spoke, Robin M. dabbed at tears, not unusual at Allred press c
11 News Houston / Posted 4 days ago
minors." As she spoke, Robin M. dabbed at tears, not unusual at Allred press conferences featuring women who have accused Bill Cosby of raping them decades ago (Allred represents more than 30 Cosby accusers). Allred told reporters it's... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Cosby forced to hire new lawyers for assault re-trialNEW YORK: Disgraced US entertainer Bill Cosby is being forced to hire a new leg
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 4 days ago
NEW YORK: Disgraced US entertainer Bill Cosby is being forced to hire a new legal team after a second top-flight attorney withdrew from his upcoming re-trial for sexual assault. After Brian McMonagle quit earlier this month, his California-based... Read more
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The Morning Call
After Charlottesville, spotlight in Philadelphia falls on Frank Rizzo memorialssome statues of slaveholders, George Washington among them. But there hasn’t be
The Morning Call / Posted 4 days ago
some statues of slaveholders, George Washington among them. But there hasn’t been a movement to discard those. The city’s Bill Cosby murals have since been painted over. So, the spotlight is on Rizzo. The Rizzo mural was created in response to... Read more
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NBC Philadelphia
2nd Defense Attorney Wants Off Bill Cosby's Sex Assault CaseA second lawyer who defended Bill Cosby in his sex assault trial that ended wit
NBC Philadelphia / Posted 4 days ago
A second lawyer who defended Bill Cosby in his sex assault trial that ended with a deadlocked jury wants off the case before the start of his retrial that's set for November. Los Angeles-based lawyer Angela Agrusa filed documents Tuesday seeking to... Read more
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Gulf News
Bill Cosby sex case: Second lawyer quitsLos Angeles-based lawyer Angela Agrusa filed documents Tuesday seeking to withd
Gulf News / Posted 4 days ago
Los Angeles-based lawyer Angela Agrusa filed documents Tuesday seeking to withdraw as Cosby’s counsel Bill Cosby exits the Montgomery County Courthouse after a mistrial was declared in Norristown, Pa., Saturday, June 17, 2017. Cosby's trial ended... Read more
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News.com.au
The worst celebrity courtroom sketchesof 14 Courtney Love facing charges of attacking a fan with a microphone at a g
News.com.au / Posted 4 days ago
of 14 Courtney Love facing charges of attacking a fan with a microphone at a gig. Picture: Splash; Getty Images4 of 14 Bill Cosby during his 2017 sexual assault trial (which ended in a mistrial). Picture: AP; Getty Images7 of 14 Lil Kim... Read more
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TribLIVE
Second Cosby lawyer quits as November retrial loomsCreek JournalTriblive Online Only In this June 17, 2017, file photo, Bill Co
TribLIVE / Posted 4 days ago
Creek JournalTriblive Online Only In this June 17, 2017, file photo, Bill Cosby exits the Montgomery County Courthouse after a mistrial was declared in Norristown, Pa. PHILADELPHIA, Pa. - A... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Another woman publicly accuses Roman Polanski of underage rapeminors." As she spoke, Robin M. dabbed at tears, not unusual at Allred press c
Detroit Free Press / Posted 4 days ago
minors." As she spoke, Robin M. dabbed at tears, not unusual at Allred press conferences featuring women who have accused Bill Cosby of raping them decades ago (Allred represents more than 30 Cosby accusers). Allred told reporters it's... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
2nd defense attorney wants off Bill Cosby's sex assault caseFILE- In this June 17, 2017, file photo, Bill Cosby exits the Montgomery County
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 4 days ago
FILE- In this June 17, 2017, file photo, Bill Cosby exits the Montgomery County Courthouse after a mistrial was declared in Norristown, Pa. A second lawyer who defended Cosby in his sex assault trial that ended with a deadlocked jury wants off the... Read more
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The Times and Democrat
2nd defense attorney wants off Bill Cosby's sex assault caseFILE- In this June 27, 2017, file photo, Angela Agrusa, attorney for entertaine
The Times and Democrat / Posted 4 days ago
FILE- In this June 27, 2017, file photo, Angela Agrusa, attorney for entertainer Bill Cosby, who is accused of sexual assault by Judy Huth at the Playboy Mansion more than 40 years ago, speaks outside Los Angeles Superior Court after a hearing in... Read more
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Sioux City Journal
2nd defense attorney wants off Bill Cosby's sex assault caseFILE- In this June 27, 2017, file photo, Angela Agrusa, attorney for entertaine
Sioux City Journal / Posted 4 days ago
FILE- In this June 27, 2017, file photo, Angela Agrusa, attorney for entertainer Bill Cosby, who is accused of sexual assault by Judy Huth at the Playboy Mansion more than 40 years ago, speaks outside Los Angeles Superior Court after a hearing in... Read more
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NBC Miami
2nd Defense Attorney Wants Off Bill Cosby's Sex Assault CaseA second lawyer who defended Bill Cosby in his sex assault trial that ended wit
NBC Miami / Posted 4 days ago
A second lawyer who defended Bill Cosby in his sex assault trial that ended with a deadlocked jury wants off the case before the start of his retrial that's set for November. Los Angeles-based lawyer Angela Agrusa filed documents Tuesday seeking to... Read more
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