Prosecutors Won’t Charge Bill Cosby in Playboy Mansion Molestation Claim

Prosecutors Won't Charge Bill Cosby Playboy
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Los Angeles prosecutors will not charge Bill Cosby with a crime after a woman accused the comedian of molesting her at the Playboy Mansion in 1974, according to the Associated Press.

The Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office said the statute of limitations has run out on any possible case.

Judy Huth, now 55, sued Cosby early this month, claiming he molested her when she was 15 years old after they met on a movie set. In the suit, Huth said he plied her with alcohol and then assaulted her, and told her to say she was 19 when asked.

Cosby’s attorney Martin Singer has been vocal in denying her claims, saying that Huth and her attorney in the civil litigation, Marc Strecker, tried to extort money from the 77-year-old.

“Over and over again, we have refuted these new unsubstantiated stories with documentary evidence, only to have a new uncorroborated story crop up out of the woodwork,” Singer said in a statement. “When will it end? It is long past time for this media vilification of Mr. Cosby to stop.”

More than 20 woman have now come forward with varying accusations of drugging and sexual assault against Cosby. He has yet to be charged with a crime, but the accusations have taken a toll on his reputation, costing him an NBC sitcom and a Netflix stand-up special.

This week, both Cosby’s wife and daughter have come out in support of Cosby. “He is the FATHER you thought you knew,” said his daughter Evin Cosby in a statement.

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  1. Alma says:

    Yeah, I saw where the left is going after Ben Carson now, attacking his beliefs that we should be a more moral and self-respecting people. You know, the same kind of things Cosby championed. Trying to instill self-respect and ambition in the black urban communities is the kiss of death for black leaders. Jackson and Sharpton get paid to make sure blacks stay in the ghettos. Help them up, you die a political death; keep them down, you get paid handsomely. That’s the liberals for you. They got this game in the bag.

  2. J.E. Vizzusi says:

    Then LA Cops.. drop Polansky’s case too!

  3. Bill says:

    No charges, no arrests, just a bandwagon.

    Accuse Cosby, get publicity.

    • exwhyzee says:

      Publicity for what exactly? Being a rape victim is a humiliating brutal ordeal. Are you even female, “Bill?” If people wanted “publicity,” there are a lot better ways to get it and a lot more relevant celebrities than Cosby. Don’t just regurgitate nonsensical deflections.

  4. ron says:

    20 women and they don’t know each other…guilty as charged…and he is getting away with it…

    • GKN says:

      The fact that they don’t each other proves absolutely nothing. The world is full of monkey see, monkey dos. Ask any desk cop. (Plus how would you know that none of them know each other anyway?)

  5. Lisa says:

    Wow. Just wow. That was the most serious charge of all of them as it involved a child. I guess Hughe Heffner dirty old man fingers were in this one. Just disgusting.

  6. Papi Perrette says:

    I am sure there is someone out there who meets the statute of limitations. Your chickens always come home to roost.

  7. Bill Cosby got very lucky this time. I guess that the 20 differ ladies must take the case to civil court and get justice.

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