Bill Cosby Denied New Trial In Playboy Mansion Case

NBC News reports:

A judge has denied a new trial for Bill Cosby in a Riverside County woman’s lawsuit, in which a jury found that the comedian sexually abused her when she was a teenager at the Playboy Mansion in the 1970s and awarded her $500,000 in damages.

“(Cosby) has failed to establish he received an unfair trial or that insufficient evidence existed to establish his liability for plaintiff’s harm,” Santa Monica Superior Court Judge Craig D. Karlan wrote in his ruling Tuesday. The suit was brought in December 2014 by Judy Huth.

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