Cosby's lawyers seeking dismissal of Janice Dickinson's defamation case

LOS ANGELES -- A judge is scheduled to consider Monday whether to dismiss model Janice Dickinson's defamation lawsuit against Bill Cosby.

See Full Article

The comedian's attorneys want Dickinson's case to be dismissed because they say Dickinson has given differing accounts of her interactions with Cosby over the years.

Dickinson sued Cosby in May over his denial of her claims that he drugged and raped her in Lake Tahoe in 1982. She says she tried to include the story in a 2002 memoir, but her publisher refused.

Cosby's former attorney has denied her claims and branded the model and reality television star a liar.

Dickinson's suit states the denial caused her to feel re-victimized about the incident.

Dozens of women have accused Cosby of sexual abuse, but in most instances the statutes of limitations have passed.



Advertisements

Latest Entertainment News

  • 'Equalizer' edges 'Mamma Mia' in box office battle of sequels

    Entertainment CTV News
    In the battle of two very different sequels at the box office this weekend, Denzel Washington's action pic "The Equalizer 2" has narrowly won out over the ABBA jukebox musical "Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again. Source
  • Wonder Woman, Aquaman and Shazam! thrill at Comic-Con

    Entertainment CBC News
    Warner Bros. brought out all the stops Saturday at Comic-Con with an army of stars, surprises and new footage from films like Aquaman, Shazam! and even Wonder Woman 1984, which is only three and a half weeks into production. Source
  • Ryan Reynolds teases 'Deadpool 2' extended cut at Comic-Con

    Entertainment CTV News
    SAN DIEGO - Ryan Reynolds has made a triumphant return to San Diego Comic-Con Saturday to promote the release of a "Deadpool 2" extended cut. Speaking to a packed Hall H audience, Reynolds said that the first "Deadpool" was made because of the people in the room. Source
  • 'Wonder Woman,' 'Aquaman' and 'Shazam!" thrill Comic-Con

    Entertainment CTV News
    SAN DIEGO -- Warner Bros. brought out all the stops Saturday at Comic-Con with an army of stars, surprises and new footage from films like "Aquaman," "Shazam!" and even "Wonder Woman 1984," which is only three and a half weeks into production. Source
  • 'Halloween' fan tells Jamie Lee Curtis the film helped save his life

    Entertainment CTV News
    SAN DIEGO -- In Comic-Con's Hall H, the massive room that holds the highest profile presentations and hosts the biggest movie and television stars, there is still a strict division between the actors on stage and those in the audience. Source
  • Jamie Lee Curtis hugs emotional fan of Halloween film

    Entertainment CBC News
    In Comic-Con's Hall H, the massive room that holds the highest profile presentations and hosts the biggest movie and television stars, there is still a strict division between the actors on stage and those in the audience. Source
  • Netflix unveils first 8 Shonda Rhimes projects for platform

    Entertainment CBC News
    Shonda Rhimes's first slate of shows for Netflix includes a look at the migration of African-Americans from the Jim Crow South, romance among wealthy 19th century Londoners and a documentary on Debbie Allen's reimagining of The Nutcracker. Source
  • How Sacha Baron Cohen keeps punking A-list political figures 18 years after Ali G

    Entertainment CBC News
    From Borat to Ali G, Sacha Baron Cohen is no stranger to taking on the roles and appearances of fictional characters in his efforts to prank famous people. The actor and comedian is at it again in his latest project, Who is America?. Source
  • New #MeToo ROM exhibit tackles sexual misconduct in the art world

    Entertainment CBC News
    This weekend, the Royal Ontario Museum in Toronto wades into the #MeToo conversation with a display prompted by sexual misconduct allegations against an artist whose work is being exhibited at the museum at the same time. Source
  • Director James Gunn fired from Guardians of the Galaxy 3 over old tweets

    Entertainment CBC News
    James Gunn was fired Friday as director of Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3 because of old tweets that recently emerged where he joked about subjects like pedophilia and rape. Walt Disney Studios Chairman Alan Horn said in a statement that the tweets are indefensible, and the studio has severed ties with Gunn. Source