Bill Cosby’s appeal will be heard in the Pennsylvania Supreme Court on the sexual assault conviction on December 1. He has been serving a prison term of three-to-ten years. Although the lower court had upheld his appeal. The state’s high court has agreed this year to review two key issues in the case.
Cosby became the first celebrity who was convicted of sexual misconduct in the #MeToo era. He was charged with the charges of drugging and sexually assaulting a woman at his home near Philadelphia in 2004. He was famous for his role as a comedian as America’s Dad.
He was arrested in December 2015, he acknowledged giving an accuser unidentified pills that night that she said knocked her out. Whereas, Cosby’s lawyers termed the encounter as a consensual act.
In the past years, Cosby has been many women have accused of sexual assault, and the trial judge deemed him a sexually violent predator.
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