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Bill Cosby's Conviction May Change Defense Tactics in #MeToo Era

April 28, 2018Media Mention
The Hollywood Reporter

Bill Cosby's criminal conviction for aggravated indecent assault is the result of an extremely unique set of circumstances — involving a previously sealed civil deposition, testimony from other accusers and an alleged 2005 agreement to not prosecute that was ignored by the sitting District Attorney — so it's unlikely to serve as a crystal ball as to how exactly future sexual assault cases against high-profile defendants will play out.

Former federal prosecutor Priya Sopori says she thinks this trial provides some insight into how juries will now view cases against high-profile men. 

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