Bill Cosby believes that a courtroom labeling him a sexually violent predator earlier than his sentencing for rape would harm his fame, BuzzFeed Information experiences.
Cosby’s authorized workforce filed a movement in Pennsylvania on Monday claiming that if their consumer had been to be labeled a predator earlier than his Sept. 24 sentencing that it will violate his state constitutional proper that protects a person’s fame.
In July, the Montgomery County district legal professional referred to as for Cosby to be declared a sexually violent predator, one thing his authorized workforce stated was “extreme when utilized to an 81-year-old blind man,” per BuzzFeed Information.
His protection workforce additionally argued that the branding would wreck his familial relationships together with his children and grandchildren since “no misconduct concerning youngsters has ever been alleged.”
In April, the octogenarian was discovered responsible on three counts of sexual assault for drugging and raping Andrea Constand in his Philadelphia dwelling in 2004.
Cosby faces a most sentence of 30 years and if declared a sexual predator must register as a intercourse offender with the Pennsylvania State Police, go to intercourse offender counseling for the remainder of his life, in line with BuzzFeed Information.