The decision is in for Judy Huth‘s sexual assault case towards Invoice Cosby.
Practically a month after the civil trial started, a jury in California discovered the Cosby Present star, 84, liable of sexually assaulting Huth on the Playboy Mansion in the course of the ’70s when she was a youngster, in keeping with Reuters. The jury—who deliberated for 2 days final week and began anew on June 20, when one juror with a previous dedication had to get replaced by an alternate—awarded $500,000 to Huth in damages.
Cosby didn’t attend the trial in particular person, although he has denied Huth’s allegations.
The decision comes nearly a yr after Cosby’s 2018 legal conviction for the 2004 sexual assault of Andrea Constand was vacated. Previous to the choice, the comic served greater than two of his three-to-10 yr jail sentence earlier than Pennsylvania’s Supreme Courtroom discovered that an settlement he had made with a earlier prosecutor would have prevented him from being charged within the case.