Law & Crime reports:
An accuser who says Bill Cosby drugged and sexually abused her during a purported mentorship that began on the set of his popular television show has filed a $225 million civil suit in federal court.
Documents obtained by Law & Crime say Lili Bernard, whose name has long been publicly associated with accusations against Cosby, is alleging claims of assault, battery, intentional infliction of emotional distress, and false imprisonment.
Bernard is seeking “no less than” $25 million on the four core accusations and $125 million in punitive damages. The lawsuit alleges that Cosby “sexually assaulted, battered, and drugged Ms. Bernard on additional occasions.”
Read the full article. Lots of gory details.
A woman sued Bill Cosby in New Jersey on Thursday, accusing the entertainer of drugging and sexually assaulting her at a hotel in Atlantic City in 1990, when she was 26. https://t.co/9iiFgsNIlR
— The New York Times (@nytimes) October 14, 2021
Accuser Files $125 Million Lawsuit Against Bill Cosby; Says She Was Drugged, Raped, and Left Naked in Empty Tub at Trump Taj Mahalhttps://t.co/wmTcoI04jb
— Law & Crime (@lawcrimenews) October 14, 2021