Bill Cosby Defamation Suit Adds Four More Women
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Four more women who say Bill Cosby sexually assaulted them have joined the federal defamation lawsuit against the comedian, People reported on Friday.
The statute of limitations prohibits any of Cosby's more than 50 alleged victims from suing on the basis of sexual assault, so the defamation lawsuit -- one of four cases across the country -- is perhaps the most viable route toward securing some semblance of justice.
Barbara Bowman, Joan Tarshis, Louisa Moritz and Angela Leslie join Linda Joy Traitz, Therese Serignese and Tamara Green in a lawsuit Green first filed in Massachusetts last December. The suit places blame on Cosby for allowing his team of lawyers to label the group of women as liars and ruin their reputations after each revealed their experiences of alleged abuse.
"Each of these women came out and publicly recounted the sexual assault and sexual abuse that they suffered at the hands of Mr. Cosby," Joseph Cammarata, the attorney representing the four women, tol
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