The primary day of Bill Cosby’s sentencing listening to stemming from sexual assault expenses has come to a shut at a Montgomery County courthouse in Pennsylvania, a number of shops reported on Monday.
Decide Steven T. O’Neill delayed the sentencing to Tuesday because the prosecution and protection groups argue on whether or not the comic ought to serve jail time over the three counts of aggravated felony sexual assault for drugging and attacking Andrea Constand at his dwelling in 2004.
Cosby faces as much as 30 years in jail if sentenced on all three expenses.
Constand spoke on the sentencing on Monday saying she desires “justice because the court docket sees match.”
“I’ve testified, I’ve given you my sufferer influence assertion. You heard me, the jury heard me and Mr. Cosby heard me. All I’m asking for is justice because the court docket sees match,” she mentioned.
The prosecution, which hinted that they’d search a lesser sentence for the 81-year-old, sought 5 to 10 years in jail, in line with TMZ.
“To say he’s too previous to [go to prison], that he ought to get a move as a result of it has taken this lengthy to catch up for what he has executed … what they’re asking for is a get out of jail free card,” Prosecutor Kevin Steele mentioned in court docket, per NBC Information. “No one is above the regulation. No one.”
Cosby’s authorized crew argued that he ought to serve home arrest following April’s convictions.