Bill Cosby's wife slams prosecutor, accusers for husband's guilty

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Cosby was found guilty of drugging and sexually assaulting former Temple employee Andrea Constand at his home in 2004.

"This is mob justice, not real justice", she said in a statement issued by her publicist.

"Bill Cosby was labelled as guilty because the media and accusers said so... period", she wrote, claiming that his trial superseded the Fifth and Fourteenth Amendments.

Camille Cosby also alleged that Constand had been dishonest during the trial.

Bill Cosby has lost yet another prestigious honor following his guilty verdict in his sex assault retrial.

Prosecutors opposing a request for juror names from The Associated Press and other news media outlets urged a judge on Thursday to consider a "cooling off" before they're disclosed.

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(Bill Cosby's publicist also compared her client to Till last week shortly after the verdict came through.) Camille's full statement is available at Deadline.

She proceeded to argue that her husband's rights, specifically those to due process and equal protection, were overthrown by the "media, with their frenzied, relentless demonization of him and unquestioning acceptance of accusers' allegations without any attendant proof".

Three criminal charges, promised during an unethical campaign for the district attorney's office, were filed against my husband...all based on what I believe to be a falsified account by the newly elected district attorney's key witness. "Since when are all accusers truthful?" She argued that her husband's conviction was the result of "exploitive and corrupt" politics after Montgomery County District Attorney Kevin Steele advocated for the comedian's conviction, and she said that Steele and his team's "primary goal is to advance themselves professionally and economically at the expense of Mr. Cosby's life".

She said Steele and his team were "exploitive and corrupt" and that their "primary objective is to advance themselves professionally and economically at the expense of Mr. Cosby's life". "We the majority of the people must make America what it declared itself to be - a democracy - not to be destroyed by vicious, lying, self-absorbed paradigms of evilness".

"Simply put", it read, "we were asked to assess the credibility of Ms. Constand's account of what happened to her, and each one of us found her account credible and compelling".

Most cases against Cosby had passed the statute of limitations long before the women were courageous enough to come forward, but when Cosby was found guilty of three counts of sexual assault - each of which carries a maximum sentence of 10 years - it showed that "women are worthy of being believed", according to fellow accuser Lili Bernard.

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