Bill Cosby announced Tom Mesereau and two other lawyers are joining his team.
Brian McMonagle, Cosby's lead defense attorney, has asked a judge for permission to withdraw from the Andrea Constand case, which is scheduled to be retried.
An attorney for Bill Cosby said Tuesday that it is unlikely the comedian will speak publicly about his sexual assault case, after his spokesman said he was considering a series of town halls.
Bill Cosby's first trial ended with a hung jury, but prosecutors plan to try him again.
One member of the hung jury in Bill Cosby's mistrial said the panel was deeply divided from the very start of its marathon deliberations.
Legal experts say it would be risky for Bill Cosby to take the stand at his retrial.
Bill Cosby's trial ended with a hung jury after 52 hours of deliberations.
Bill Cosby, back in the 1980s, was the sweater-wearing Dr. Cliff Huxtable who dispensed wit and wisdom on the "The Cosby Show."
The "Cosby Show" actor was charged with drugging and molesting Andrea Constand in 2004.
Jewel Allison was in the courtroom when a judge declared a mistrial in the Bill Cosby case.
The jury in the Bill Cosby trial has been deliberating more than 50 hours.
A jury in the Bill Cosby trial failed to reach a verdict Friday and will resume deliberations on Saturday.
The jury has deliberated more about 40 hours.
The men and women who must decide if Cosby drugged and molested Andrea Constand in 2004 have now spent almost 30 hours reviewing evidence or deliberating.
The jury in the Bill Cosby case failed to reach a verdict on its second day of deliberations after spending 12 hours behind closed doors.
Jurors must decide whether Bill Cosby is guilty of three counts of aggravated indecent assault that carry up to 10 years in prison.
A spokesman has suggested that Bill Cosby might testify, but legal experts say that's highly doubtful.
The judge denied a defense bid to make Andrea Constand's sexual orientation an issue at Bill Cosby's trial.
A detective read Bill Cosby's 2004 police interview at his sexual assault trial on Thursday.
Keshia Knight-Pulliam, Joe Torry and Sheila Frazier are among those showing support for Bill Cosby in the courtoom.
Andrea Constand and her mother Gianna testified during the third day of Bill Cosby's trial.
“You were calling Mr. Cosby with alarming frequency, weren’t you?” a defense lawyer asked Constand.
Cosby's defense attorney told reporters she's "just getting started" with cross-examining the woman Bill Cosby is charged with drugging and molesting.
Andrea Constand, the woman at the center of the Bill Cosby trial, took the stand Tuesday and told a jury that the comedian sexually assaulted her in 2004.
Bill Cosby’s trial opened Monday with one of his accusers, Kelly Johnson, taking the stand.
Day one was full of drama and emotion. Cosby, 79, will be back in a Pennsylvania courtroom Tuesday for the second day of testimony.
Actress Keshia Knight Pulliam attended the first day of the sexual assault trial.
Prosecutors and defense lawyers have been fighting over the evidence for a year.
A handful of women who say they were assaulted by Bill Cosby plan to attend his trial on charges he drugged and molested Andrea Constand.
Bill Cosby's sexual assault trial begins June 5 in Montgomery County near Philadelphia.
Only two black jurors were chosen for Cosby's trial, which begins in June outside Philadelphia.
So far, 11 jurors have been selected; only one is black.
The vast majority of prospective jurors said they knew about the case.
Jury selection begins Monday in Pittsburgh, two weeks before the trial starts June 5 in the Philadelphia suburbs.
The comedian spoke out days before jury selection is set to begin.
The comedian's sexual-assault trial starts in early June.
The Pennsylvania jury will be anonymous and sequestered.
The TV star wrote about the aphrodisiac in a 1991 book.
He's asked a judge to exclude evidence of the lawsuit agreement.
His lawyers said they doubt he can get a fair trial anywhere because he's been "demonized."
Prosecutors hoped to have 13 women take the stand. An analyst called the ruling a win for Cosby, who is charged with drugging and molesting a woman.
He says the trial should be held in a bigger place to increase the chance of finding an impartial jury.
The day opened with the comedian joking to guards, 'Don't tase me, bro."
Prosecutors will urge the judge to allow up to 13 women to testify against Cosby to back up his accuser's storyline with evidentiary force.
The comedian has denied drugging and molesting a woman at his home in 2004.
Bill Cosby does not think his career is over, and according to his lawyer, he expects to be cleared of all charges and resume entertaining fans.
The defense is trying to get a sex abuse case against the comedian tossed.
"Race has nothing to do with it,” said Lili Bernard, a black actress who alleges the comedian drugged and raped her in the '90s.
Embattled comedy legend Bill Cosby's lawyers are invoking "racial bias" in the sexual assault case against him.
The comedian's lawyers made the claim as a trial date was set.
The lawsuit had demanded that she repay money from a confidential court settlement. Her lawyer said "the dismissal is a victory for all victims."
In a motion filed Wednesday, Cosby's lawyers said he had a right to confront Andrea Constand, who alleges he assaulted her in 2004.
His lawyers argued they should have been allowed to grill his accuser.
For the first time since the Bill Cosby scandal broke, the once-beloved comedian is headed to trial. Here is what you need to know.
The sexual assault case against legendary comedian Bill Cosby will go to trial, a judge decided Tuesday.
Bill Cosby has been ordered to stand trial on assault charges, joining a long list of celebrity trials that transfixed the nation.
Camille Cosby yielded few answers to questions during a deposition as part of a defamation lawsuit filed by seven women against her husband.
Bill Cosby's lawyers have asked the state Supreme Court for another chance to have his criminal sexual-assault case thrown out.The defense argued that
Several women suing Bill Cosby for defamation won a key ruling that will allow them to view case files related to the Andrea Constand case.
Camille Cosby said she did discuss the 2005 deposition with her husband Bill Cosby, according to court documents released Monday.
A lawyer for women suing Bill Cosby said the comedian's wife repeatedly invoked marital privilege.
Monday's deposition marks Camille Cosby's her first detailed comments since her husband was indicted on sex crimes charges in December.
A federal judge scheduled Camille Cosby's deposition for Monday morning to answer questions related to sexual assault allegations against her husband.
Bill Cosby's wife has filed a last-ditch request to avoid or relocate a legal deposition scheduled for Monday.
The actor is charged with sexually assaulting a woman in 2004.
The comedian's lawyers are pushing to get sex-assault charges tossed.
A judge is hearing arguments on claims that Cosby was promised in 2005 he would not be prosecuted.
A federal judge on Thursday dismissed a lawsuit filed by a Pittsburgh-area woman who claims Cosby defamed her while responding to abuse allegations.
An Arizona congressman will introduce legislation to revoke embattled comedian Bill Coby’s Presidential Medal of Freedom on Friday.
Bill Cosby has just dodged criminal charges on two rape accusations — one from just eight years ago and another five decades old.
Attorneys for seven women suing Bill Cosby for defamation sought her testimony as to the comedians "sexual proclivities" and use of Quaaludes.
The magistrate judge said that as Cosby's wife and business manager it's "plausible" that she could have relevant information in a defamation case.
The attorneys say the deposition subpoena, part of a civil defamation suit, seek knowledge of Cosby's "proclivities" that are irrelevant.
A lead attorney representing Bill Cosby said that the felony sexual assault charge filed against the comedian Wednesday is the result of "political football."
Andrea Constand, a former Temple University employee, had told police he drugged and violated her at his home near Philadelphia in 2004.
Potentially any of the more than 40 accusers who claim Cosby made unwanted sexual advances toward them could be permitted to testify, experts say.
Bill Cosby sued supermodel Beverly Johnson for defamation on Monday.
Bill Cosby's lawyers said Camille Cosby does not have any information about the accuracy of the women's allegations of sexual assault against Cosby.
In the suit, which was filed in Massachusetts, Cosby denies ever drugging or sexually assaulting any of the seven women.
Drexel said it was revoking Cosby’s honorary degree because of a duty recognize and address sexual violence and misconduct as a societal problem.
Two more women accused comedian Bill Cosby of sexual misconduct on Friday, and their attorney Gloria Allred said she has been contacted by even more women who are prepared to say the same.
Someone defaced the famous Ben's Chili Bowl mural, replacing Bill Cosby’s face with that of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un.
Three women accused the embattled entertainer of defaming them after they made allegations that he sexually assaulted them.
Chloe Goins' lawsuit filed in U.S. District Court in L.A. seeks punitive damages for a variety of problems she says she has endured since the incident.
Three more women came forward Wednesday to accuse veteran comedian Bill Cosby of sexually assaulting them decades ago.
More than a dozen women accused Cosby of sexually assaulting them, sharing their stories on an A&E special on Thursday night.
Wayans is facing a backlash after he told a New York radio station in which he said he didn't believe the women who say Bill Cosby' raped them.
A judge set a date of Oct. 9 for Cosby to give a deposition in a lawsuit brought by a woman who accused him of molestation in 1974, when she was 15.
The historically black college said in a statement Friday that it has parted ways with the 78-year-old actor and comedian amid his scandal.
Cosby could face a new deposition after he lost a major court ruling Wednesday in California.
Bill Cosby's attorneys say the alleged victim in a federal lawsuit against the embattled comedian has "made a mockery" of the process.
In his testimony, the actor told of how he tried to gain women's trust and make them comfortable by talking about their families, their education and their career aspirations.
Cosby routed a $5,000 payment to a woman through his agent so his wife wouldn't find out, the actor said in a deposition published Saturday.
The president said there was no mechanism for revoking the medal.
Bill Cosby's star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame isn't going anywhere, no matter how bad the scandal over allegations of sexual assault might get.
Cosby, awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom in 2002, has since been accused of drugging and sexually assaulting women in the past.
A Cosby' accuser is seeking the release of the whole document in which the star admits getting Quaaludes with the intention of having sex with women.
A statue of the embattled comedian Bill Cosby has been removed from the Walt Disney World Resort near Orlando, Florida, a Disney spokesman confirmed.
The woman whose suit led a judge to unseal Bill Cosby's testimony that he gave a woman drugs before sex may ask to unseal all of his testimony.
The documents were released after a request from The Associated Press.