Jim Melwert

 Norristown, PA, USA; Bill Cosby arrives at the Montgomery County Courthouse.
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Jim Melwert
April 11, 2018 - 8:39 am
NORRISTOWN, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) -- The first of five prior accusers is returning to the witness stand on Wednesday in Bill Cosby's retrial on sex assault charges. #CosbyTrial update: Prosecutors are about to call prior accuser Heidi Thomas. @KYWNewsradio — Jim Melwert (@JMelwert) April 10, 2018...
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May 24, 2017; Pittsburgh, PA, USA; Bill Cosby speaks to the media as he and his attorney leave Allegheny County Courthouse after the third day of jury selection.
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Jim Melwert
April 09, 2018 - 6:09 pm
NORRISTOWN, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) - There was no shortage of drama on the first day of the Bill Cosby sex assault retrial, both inside the courtroom and outside the courthouse. For the first time the settlement between Bill Cosby and accuser Andrea Constand has been made public. In his opening...
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Bill Cosby
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Jim Melwert
April 09, 2018 - 4:00 am
NORRISTOWN, PA. (KYW Newsradio) -- Bill Cosby’s retrial on sex assault charges gets underway in Montgomery County Monday morning. It's expected that this round will be more of a reboot than a rerun. The undisputed facts are that Andrea Constand, then the manager of the Temple University women’s...
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Jim Melwert
April 06, 2018 - 2:27 pm
HARRISBURG (KYW Newsradio) - Embattled State Rep Nick Miccarelli has put out a statement saying while he looks forward to returning to Harrisburg on Monday, he is not looking forward to what he calls “harassment” by the “media horde.” When the house returns to session, it will be his first...
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June 7, 2017; Norristown, PA, USA; Bill Cosby walks through the Montgomery County Courthouse on the third day of the Bill Cosby sexual assault trial. Mandatory Credit: Mark Makela/Getty Images-Pool Photo via USA TODAY NETWORK
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Jim Melwert
April 06, 2018 - 1:23 pm
NORRISTOWN, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) - With opening statements in Bill Cosby’s sex assault retrial scheduled for Monday morning, there are now two new rulings from the judge. JUST IN: Judge in #BillCosby case rules jury CANNOT hear references to the 2015 campaign for DA's office nor to a press release...
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Bill Cosby walks from the courtroom during a break in his sexual assault trial.
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Jim Melwert
April 04, 2018 - 1:00 pm
NORRISTOWN, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) -- Tempers flared in the courtroom on day three of jury selection for Bill Cosby’s sex assault trial. It seemed like a typical day on Wednesday. The first person brought in for individual questioning was selected, the eighth of 12 jurors. But when prosecutors used...
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Bill Cosby
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April 03, 2018 - 9:59 am
By Eric Levenson and Aaron Cooper, CNN (CNN) -- Bill Cosby's defense team will be allowed to seek testimony from a woman whose statements may undermine prosecutors' key witness in the comedian's upcoming retrial on charges of aggravated indecent assault. Judge Steven T. O'Neill of Montgomery County...
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Bill Cosby walks from the courtroom during a break in his sexual assault trial.
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Jim Melwert
April 01, 2018 - 2:39 pm
NORRISTOWN, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — Jury selection got underway Monday for Bill Cosby’s sex assault retrial in Montgomery County. So far, one juror has been seated, a white male in his late 20s, early 30s. Twelve jurors and six alternates are needed to get the trial underway. RELATED: Jurors May Not...
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March 30, 2018 - 5:17 pm
Video of Behind Bars: A Look Inside Long Awaited Graterford State Prison Replacement
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Bill Cosby
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Jim Melwert
March 30, 2018 - 3:46 pm
NORRISTOWN, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) -- Pretrial arguments for Bill Cosby’s sex assault trial are wrapping up as jury selection is planned for Monday. One of the focuses of Friday’s hearing was on Cosby’s prior statements about Quaaludes. Prosecutors want to bring in Cosby’s testimony from a deposition...
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