Bill Cosby’s sex assault conviction debated before state’s highest court – HEDGE accordingly

PHILADELPHIA — Two years after a trial that rendered Bill Cosby the first convicted celebrity of the #MeToo era, lawyers for the 83-year-old comedian will push the state’s highest court Tuesday to overturn outcome of the case, arguing it was marred by evidence that should never have been presented before a jury.The Pennsylvania Supreme Court plans to livestream the hearing, which Cosby, who remains incarcerated at a state prison in Montgomery County, will not attend, starting at 9:30 a.m.In agreeing to hear the case last year, the court’s justices said they were interested specifically in the …

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