10:50 AM PT — Bill Cosby will go to state prison … so said the judge in his sexual assault case. The judge just said prison will be Cosby’s fate. He has not yet announced the length of the sentence.
12:08 PM PT — Andrew Wyatt, a spokesperson for Cosby just made a statement outside the courthouse calling the trial the most racist and sexist trial in the history of the United States. Wyatt continued by saying, “They persecuted Jesus and look what happened. Not saying Mr. Cosby is jesus, but we know what this country has done to black men for centuries.”
Gloria Allred and several of Cosby’s victims appeared outside the courthouse and spoke briefly with reporters. Gloria said, “This has been a long journey to justice for all of the accusers. We’re glad the judgment day has finally come for Mr. Cosby”
11:47 AM PT — Cosby has been remanded and will be locked up immediately. According to witnesses in the courthouse, Cosby emptied his pockets and removed his tie before being taken into custody.
10:55 AM PT — Bill Cosby will serve 3 to 10 years in a Pennsylvania state prison. The judge just announced the length of sentence. The judge has denied Cosby bail.
If Cosby serves the full term, he’ll be 91 when he’s released.
In imposing the sentence, the judge said, “I’m not permitted to treat him any differently based on who he is or who he was.” The judge added, “As she [Constand] said, Mr. Cosby, you took her beautiful, healthy young spirit and crushed it.” He told Constand, “I heard the very clear impact on your life.”