According to people, Bill Cosby, famous for his role as a doctor in the hit TV show “The Cosby show” may dodge facing trial for his sexual assault charges he has pending.
Cosby’s attorney claims that his client can no longer be able to defend himself against his pending sexual assault case due to him being “legally blind” and to his “substantially declined” memory.
The 13 page briefings reads, “Can a 79 year-old blind man defend himself against a claim that he sexually assaulted someone he supposedly met once, half a century ago?
“The Commonwealth knows he cannot,” he addresses. “Without his eyesight, Mr.Cosby cannot even determine whether he has ever even seen some of his accusers, let alone develop defenses and gathe exculpatory evidence, ” he adds.
Mr. Cosby attorneys also addresses in his briefing that his client is registered with the Massachusetts Commission for the Blind.
Cosby faces three counts of sexual aggravated indecent assault for supposedly “drugging and sexual assaulting” Andrea Constant. Cosby plead not guilty to the charges filed against him.
The iconic father figure has had similar allegations against him in recent years. But he has always maintained his innocence.