Cosby heads to state prison SCI Phoenix to begin serving sentence

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TMZ reported that even though Cosby is legally blind the Pennsylvania Dept. of Corrections said he could still work some odd jobs during his time at Phoenix.

The $400 million lockup opened two months ago and can hold 3,830 inmates.

He has been issued inmate number NN7687 and the fallen idol is said to be "in good spirits" after his first night.

The disgraced comedian's first trial hinged largely on the credibility of a single woman, his one-time friend Andrea Constand, who said he drugged and sexually assaulted her in 2004, and ended in a hung jury. Wyatt has vowed that this situation is far from over and is trying to provide evidence that Cosby was illegally recorded and that said tape had been tampered with. And another woman, 53-year-year Deborah Ramirez, is alleging that Kavanaugh exposed himself to her at a dorm party when they were students at Yale University.

Before the assault, Constand says in a victim impact statement that she was a confident, spirited 30-year-old athlete.

The judge ultimately sentenced Cosby to three to 10 years in prison and ruled that he is a 'sexually violent predator, ' meaning that he must undergo lifetime counseling and report quarterly to authorities.

Cosby's publicists, Andrew Wyatt and Ebony Benson, were by his side when he was led away in handcuffs Tuesday.

"If that's what they've got, it's beyond a Hail Mary", Steele said.


If Cosby serves the 10-year sentence, he will be 91 when he's released.

On Wednesday, she was lauded for her inspiring "courage and strength" by prosecutor Kristen Feden.

In 2016, Cosby's legal team tried using a defense revolving around the comedian's race and institutionalized racism but subsequently dropped that plan.

"All three of the psychologists who testified against Dr. Cosby were white women who make money off of accusing black men of being sexual predators", he declared.

Constand testified that Cosby gave her what she thought were herbal pills to ease stress, then penetrated her with his fingers as she lay immobilized on a couch.

Other potential appeals grounds include the decade-plus gap between the crime and Cosby's arrest, claims of bias against the trial judge and an alleged promise by a former district attorney not to prosecute Cosby for the Constand incident.

The AP does not typically identify people who say they are victims of sexual assault unless they come forward publicly, which Constand and other accusers have done.

Sixty women have accused Cosby of sexual abuse.

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