Bill Cosby defamation lawsuit brushed aside – National
A federal pass judgement on in Massachusetts has brushed aside a defamation lawsuit in opposition to comic Bill Cosby, even though he nonetheless faces legal fees in Pennsylvania.
Judge Mark Mastroianni dominated Thursday that Katherine McKee didn’t adequately display Cosby defamed her when his representatives known as a 2014 New York Daily News tale on her rape allegations defamatory and demanded a retraction.
The former actress alleged the 79-year-old Cosby raped her in a Detroit resort in 1974.
McKee was once amongst dozens of girls to return ahead with allegations not too long ago and amongst no less than 8 suing for defamation in Massachusetts, the place Cosby owns a house.
READ MORE: Deposition to proceed for Bill Cosby’s spouse in defamation lawsuit
Cosby’s legal professionals known as Thursday’s choice the “correct outcome.” McKee’s legal professionals didn’t instantly remark.
In Pennsylvania, “The Cosby Show” celebrity has pleaded now not in charge to sexually assaulting a former worker at Temple University.