Bill Cosby to Be Sentenced This Week

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A jury convicted Cosby of three felony counts.

If sent to prison, he will be one of only a few state inmates who are older than 80 or legally blind.

Constand tweeted a Bible verse earlier Monday.

Although more than 60 women have accused the 81-year-old of sexual assault, it is only one single case that could land him behind bars.

Embattled comedian Bill Cosby has just a few days of freedom left!

Cosby, the first celebrity to go to trial in the #MeToo era, was convicted of drugging and molesting a Temple University women's basketball administrator at his home in 2004.

In closing arguments, prosecutors specifically called out Cosby's lawyers for targeting the women's credibility, saying those attacks discourage victims from speaking up.

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The stakes surrounding that designation are high given the lifetime counseling, community alerts and public shaming the designation would trigger.

"[The movement] may have influenced the judge's willingness to allow more witnesses", Orenstein said.

On Saturday, TMZ reported that authorities close to the case have expressed that such an arrangement won't cut it for those invested in seeing Cosby brought to justice and that Constand's team "will push for the disgraced comedian/felon to be immediately hauled off to prison once the judge sentences him Monday AM".

It has been suggested that due to Cosby's age his legal team will fight for home detention, according to Loyola Law School Professor Laurie Levenson. Therefore, prosecutors will reportedly ask that Cosby be taken straight from court to prison. Neighbors and schools will be warned he is living nearby. He maintains his encounters with Constand and other women were consensual.

"I do think you can draw a line between the Cosby case and where we are now", she said. "At some point, he should acknowledge what he's done, and do the time for the crime".

The sentencing is only a few hours away.

Cosby, who grew up in public housing in Philadelphia, became the first black actor to star in a prime-time TV show, "I Spy", in 1965. If that happens, he will be obliged to register as a sex offender for life, instead of for a shorter timeframe decided by a judge.

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