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Cosby prosecutors urge Supreme Court to restore conviction

1 month ago   |   By Politico

PHILADELPHIA - Prosecutors asked the U.S. Supreme Court on Monday to reinstate Bill Cosby's sexual assault conviction, complaining the verdict was thrown out over a questionable agreement that the comic claimed gave him lifetime immunity.
They said the Pennsylvania Supreme Court decision in June to overturn Cosby's conviction created a dangerous precedent by giving a press release the legal weight of an immunity agreement.
Montgomery County District Attorney Kevin Steele called the court's decision “an indefensible rule,” predicting an onslaught of criminal appeals if it is allowed to...
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Prosecutors Ask SCOTUS to Review Bill Cosby Case, Say He Wasn't Granted Lifetime Immunity

Prosecutors Ask SCOTUS to Review Bill Cosby Case, Say He Wasn't Granted Lifetime Immunity

1 month ago   |   By Newsweek

Cosby was released in June after Pennsylvania's highest court ruled that an earlier promise not to prosecute the former comedian was binding.
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Bill Cosby prosecutors ask US Supreme Court to review case

1 month ago   |   By The Morning Call

Prosecutors want the U.S. Supreme Court to review the ruling that overturned Bill Cosby's sexual assault conviction, saying it set a dangerous precedent.
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Bill Cosby prosecutors ask US Supreme Court to review case

Bill Cosby prosecutors ask US Supreme Court to review case

1 month ago   |   By WTAE

"The U.S. Supreme Court can right what we believe is a grievous wrong," the district attorney of Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, wrote in the petition.
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