NORRISTOWN, Pa. (CBS) –– Bill Cosby is back in a Montgomery County courtroom today, for a series of pre-trial motions in relation to sex assault charges against the 79-year-old entertainer.Pennsbury School Board President Details Violent Threats Made Against Board Members
Today’s hearing is the first of four days set aside by the judge hearing Bill Cosby’s case.
Three motions to be argued, the first, Cosby’s attorneys want a deposition he gave thrown out because of what a former DA claims was a promise never to prosecute him on these allegations.READ MORE: 7-Year-Old Boy Killed In Strawberry Mansion Hit-And-Run, Police Say
Second, a request by prosecutors to introduce prior bad acts — 13 women who they claim were assaulted in a similar fashion by Cosby.MORE NEWS: Accused Jefferson University Hospital Shooter Stacey Hayes Found Unfit To Stand Trial
Third, Cosby’s attorneys say charges should be thrown out, saying their client’s constitutional rights were violated as prosecutors waited too long to bring charges.