Timeline of dating relationships
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Malka Cohen at J M Publishers We have now reached the conclusion of this series and before we wrap up it is fitting for us to put into perspective the ground that we have covered.
There has never been a shortage of lawyers willing to represent people with claims against rich, powerful men, so it makes no sense that not one of these new women who just came forward for the first time now ever asserted a legal claim back at the time they allege they had been sexually assaulted.For his part, Cosby has either vehemently denied the accusations or refused to respond. 22, Cosby explained his silence to Florida Today, saying, "I know people are tired of me not saying anything, but a guy doesn't have to answer to innuendos ... People shouldn't have to go through that and shouldn't answer to innuendos." In a statement sent to The Huffington Post on Nov. Singer wrote: The new, never-before-heard claims from women who have come forward in the past two weeks with unsubstantiated, fantastical stories about things they say occurred 30, 40, or even 50 years ago have escalated far past the point of absurdity.These brand new claims about alleged decades-old events are becoming increasingly ridiculous, and it is completely illogical that so many people would have said nothing, done nothing, and made no reports to law enforcement or asserted civil claims if they thought they had been assaulted over a span of so many years.In 2005, Andrea Constand, the former director of operations for the Temple University women's basketball team, filed a lawsuit against comedian and actor Bill Cosby, alleging that he had drugged and molested her.Thirteen women, 12 of whom remained anonymous, agreed to be witnesses in Constand's case, which was settled out of court in November 2006 for an undisclosed amount.