Hollywood veteran Bill Cosby is reportedly heading to trial in a publicized sexual assault case following mounted accusations.
According to reports, a Pennsylvania judge made the ruling at a pretrial hearing based on substantial evidence Tuesday (May 24).
If convicted, Cosby faces up to 10 years in prison. Cosby’s next court date will be July 20. Cosby faces three counts of felony indecent assault from a 2004 case involving Andrea Constand, an employee at his alma mater, Temple University. (CNN)
Hours prior, buzz about Cosby admitting to past sexual relations with teenage girls bubbled online.
Entertainer Bill Cosby admitted to having sex with at least two teen-aged girls and said an agency would send “five or six” models to his studio each week while he was filming one of his sitcoms, according to portions of Cosby’s deposition in a long-settled civil released by the Associated Press on the eve of a preliminary hearing on the lone criminal case against Cosby. (People)
Back in February, rap star Kanye West spoke up for Cosby on Twitter.
Earlier this year, West Coast rapper Game spoke out on the Cosby controversy.