Comedian Bill Cosby facing sexual assault charges in Pennsylvania
Sexual assault charges were recently filed against well-known American comedian Bill Cosby in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, according to a number of news sources.
Reports said at least three counts of indecent assault charges were filed against the 78-year-old comedian at a courthouse in Elkins Park. The charges allege that Cosby intentionally drugged or intoxicated a woman before sexually assaulting her nearly twelve years ago. The bail was set at $1 million and Cosby has been required to pay ten percent of the amount, which he has already done. Dozens of women have recently surfaced with stories and accusations that they were sexually assaulted by Cosby. An initial court hearing was set for Cosby on January 14.
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