Bill Cosby, in cuffs, imprisoned for up ...

Bill Cosby, in cuffs, imprisoned for up to 10 years for sexual assault


Bill Cosby was marched out of court in shackles on Tuesday after a judge branded him a "predator" and sentenced him to between three and 10 years in prison for sexual assault, capping the downfall of the once-beloved comedian known as "America's Dad."

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(The Sept. 24 story was refiled to add the dropped words 'Louis Vuitton' in paragraph eight)

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Cosby victim asks only for 'justice' at sentencing hearing

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Cosby sentencing is new milestone for #MeToo movement

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(This refiled version of the story adds dropped word 'men's' to second paragraph.)

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