Bill Cosby

Bill Cosby

Fig. 1. Bill Cosby, after his prison release. Photograph by Tim Tai, 2021, via the Philadelphia Inquirer,[1] fair use.

See also:

Associated Press, “Cosby berates blacks for abuse, failure as parents,” NBC News, July 3, 2004,

Scott Neumann, “In NPR Interview, Bill Cosby Declines To Discuss Assault Allegations,” National Public Radio, November 15, 2014,

Carl Bialik, “More On Bill Cosby’s History Of Mentioning ‘Spanish Fly,’” FiveThirtyEight, November 18, 2014,

witherspoonc [pseud.], “Supermodel Janice Dickinson: ‘Bill Cosby Raped me,’” Grio, November 18, 2014,

Ta-Nehisi Coates, “The Cosby Show,” Atlantic, November 19, 2014,

Rebecca Traister, “Why America Took So Long to Wake Up to the Truth About Bill Cosby,” New Republic, November 19, 2014,

Grio, “Bill Cosby on rape allegations: ‘There’s no response,’ November 20, 2014,

Grio, “Flashback: Nikki Giovanni ripped Bill Cosby back in ’07,” Grio, November 20, 2014,

Eugene Robinson, “On Bill Cosby, hard to keep the faith,” Washington Post, November 20, 2014,

Bill Wyman, “The press is responsible for ignoring Bill Cosby rape allegations,” Columbia Journalism Review, November 20, 2014,

Aleksander Chan, “Two More Women Come Forward With Bill Cosby Rape Allegations,” Gawker, November 21, 2014,

Soraya Nadia McDonald, “Two new Cosby accusers emerge, including former Playboy bunny Carla Ferrigno,” Washington Post, November 21, 2014,

Grio, “Report: Bill Cosby hired investigators to discredit rape accusers,” December 29, 2014,

dwilson1911 [pseud.], “How would Claire Huxtable react to Phylicia Rashad’s defense of Cosby?” Grio, January 8, 2015,

Jenée Desmond-Harris, “Why don’t we believe rape victims? Because of people like Phylicia Rashad,” Vox, January 8, 2015,

Grio, “Creepy Bill Cosby interview resurfaces, describes dropping ‘Spanish Fly’ in women’s drinks,” January 13, 2015,

Jenée Desmond-Harris, “Another woman has accused Cosby of rape. The full timeline of allegations is horrifying,” Vox, January 27, 2015,

MaryClaire Dale, “Lawyers: Cosby’s drugs-sex admission could help women’s suit,” Sacramento Bee, July 7, 2015,

Jenée Desmond-Harris, “Bill Cosby’s disturbing love of power, from race rants to drugging women,” Vox, July 8, 2015,

Jeremy Roebuck and Laura McCrystal, “Cosby charged with sex assault,” Philadelphia Inquirer, December 30, 2015,

Graham Bowley and Sydney Ember, “Experts Foresee Obstacles for Both Sides in Bill Cosby Case,” New York Times, December 31, 2015,

Jeffrey Toobin, “The Central Question in the Bill Cosby Criminal Case,” New Yorker, January 5, 2016,

Susan Svrluga, “George Washington University rescinds Bill Cosby’s honorary degree,” Washington Post, January 11, 2016,

Ta-Nehisi Coates, “Bill Cosby and His Enablers,” Atlantic, January 12, 2016,

Blue Telusma, “Is it okay to admire Bill Cosby’s lawyer Monique Pressley?” Grio, January 12, 2016,

Jonathan Turley, “Bill Cosby To Move To Suppress Critical Deposition and Dismiss Charges In Light of Prior Prosecutorial Assurances,” January 18, 2016,

Aaron Cooper, Jason Hanna, and Steve Almasy, “Bill Cosby case: Judge says prosecution can go forward,” Cable News Network, February 3, 2016,

db [pseud.], “Bill Cosby Trial To Move Forward After Judge Refuses To Throw Out Case,” Talking Points Memo, February 3, 2016,

Associated Press, “Bill Cosby sues sex assault complainant for breach of contract,” Canadian Broadcasting Corporation, February 17, 2016,

Mary Elizabeth Williams, “Camille Cosby’s moment of truth: After months of stalling, Bill Cosby’s wife and business manager finally goes under oath,” Salon, February 22, 2016,

Sarah Kliff, “Trump, Cosby, Ailes: It took celebrity accusers to make us listen to sexual assault victims,” Vox, October 18, 2016,

Caroline Heldman, “Bill Cosby’s legal defense was a case study in rape culture,” Vox, June 13, 2017,

Steven Zeitchik, “Mistrial declared in Bill Cosby sexual assault trial,” Los Angeles Times, June 17, 2017,

Steven Zeitchik, “Prosecutor vows to launch new sexual assault case against Bill Cosby following mistrial,” Los Angeles Times, June 17, 2017,

Jeannie Suk Gersen, “The Legal Meaning of the Cosby Mistrial,” New Yorker, June 18, 2017,

Grio, “Juror says Cosby panel was concerned about ‘politics’ of case,” June 22, 2017,

Molly Redden, “Bill Cosby: ‘Please don’t put me on #MeToo,’” Guardian, January 11, 2018,

Natalie Hope McDonald, “Bill Cosby to Face Five Accusers in Court,” Vulture, March 15, 2018,

David Montero, “Bill Cosby conviction: Accuser praised as ‘the Joan of Arc in the war on rape,’” Los Angeles Times, April 26, 2018,

P. R. Lockhart, “Bill Cosby sentenced to 3 to 10 years in prison for 2004 assault of Andrea Constand,” Vox, September 25, 2018,

Manuel Roig-Franzia, “Bill Cosby sentenced to 3 to 10 years in state prison,” Washington Post, September 25, 2018,

British Broadcasting Corporation, “Bill Cosby sentenced to state prison for sexual assault,” September 26, 2018,

Ed Cara, “13 women accused Bill Cosby of rape—but it only took one man to make us care,” Daily Dot, May 30, 2021,

MaryClaire Dale, “Bill Cosby freed from prison after court overturns sex assault conviction,” Los Angeles Times, June 30, 2021,

Clarissa Brooks, “Phylicia Rashad Is Just the Beginning,” Cut, July 12, 2021,

Kenan Draughorne, “Jury finds Bill Cosby sexually abused teen in the 1970s, orders him to pay $500,000,” Los Angeles Times, June 21, 2022,

Nick Vadala, “Bill Cosby is facing another sexual assault lawsuit,” Philadelphia Inquirer, June 1, 2023,

Beatrice Forman, “Nine women in Nevada sue Bill Cosby for alleged sexual assaults after state drops statute of limitations,” Philadelphia Inquirer, June 15, 2023,

  1. [1]Beatrice Forman, “Nine women in Nevada sue Bill Cosby for alleged sexual assaults after state drops statute of limitations,” Philadelphia Inquirer, June 15, 2023,

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