On Saturday Judge Steven O’Neill declared a mistrial in the sexual assault case against beloved comedian and television star Bill Cosby. The jury had deliberated for 52 hours over a six-day period before informing the judge that they remained “hopelessly deadlocked.”
Cosby stood trial, accused of drugging and molesting a female acquaintance named Andrea Constand in 2004. Cosby and Constand met at the comic’s alma mater, Temple University, where Constand worked at the time. She claimed Cosby drugged and fondled her at his home.
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Bill Cosby raises his hand as he exits the Montgomery County Courthouse after a mistrial was declared in Norristown, Pa., Saturday, June 17, 2017. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)