Bill Cosby Hires MJ Lawyer Tom Mesereau In Sexual Assault Retrial

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Michael Jackson's Secret Weapon Is Coming to Bill Cosby's Rescue The comic announced the news on social media

While dozens of women have accused Cosby of assaulting them, sometimes after plying them with drugs and alcohol, all but one of the alleged incidents was too old to be the subject of criminal prosecution.

The comedian announced his new squad of lawyers on Monday (21Aug17), on the eve of a pretrial hearing in Norristown, Pennsylvania, arranged to allow now ex-Cosby lawyers Brian McMonagle and Angela Agrusa to officially exit his defence team.

Joining Mesereau will be attorneys Kathleen Bliss of Nevada and Sam Silver of Pensylvania.

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He defended Mike Tyson, Robert Blake and famously won the acquittal of Michael Jackson in his child molestation case.

Cosby will be retried on felony sexual assault charges following a mistrial in June.

The famed comedian stood trial in June on three charges of aggravated indecent assault for allegedly drugging and sexually assaulting Andrea Constand at his home outside Philadelphia in January 2004.

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Cosby, 80, has been forced to hastily put together a whole new legal dream team, after his previous attorneys ditched him! In 2015, Mesereau represented Suge Knight in the former rap mogul's murder case, but the two parted ways the following year.

Cosby has maintained his innocence, saying his relations with Constand were consensual.

In a July interview about the case to celebrity news website TMZ, Mesereau said the trial was a "waste of time" as prosecutors had "a very weak case".

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The jurors who heard Cosby's first trial in the Constand case were unable to reach a verdict and Montgomery County Court of Common Pleas Judge Steven O'Neill declared a mistrial in May after 52 hours of deliberations that often stretched late into the night. His first trial ended in a hung jury.

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