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Criminal Charges for Cosby: Faces up to 10 years for sexual assault in 2004

Despite over forty women coming forward with stories of sexual abuse, Bill Cosby has until today only faced civil charges.  An arrest warrant has been served for the first criminal charge against the entertainer.  Cosby appeared at an arraignment in Philadelphia today facing allegations of felony sexual assault for a crime in 2004 which is now nearing its statute of limitations. Cosby’s trial could likely become the most followed celebrity criminal proceedings of this decade. Read more at NBC News.

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