Bill Cosby's retrial to start on April 2, 2018

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Cosby retrial date set: Rick Williams reports during Action News at Noon on September 15, 2017.

The retrial for entertainer Bill Cosby on sexual assault charges will begin on April 2nd of next year.

The trial date, set by Montgomery County Judge Steven T. O'Neill, was announced Friday.

The retrial will take place at the Montgomery Courthouse in Norristown, the same location as the first trial.

Cosby, 80, is charged with drugging and molesting Andrea Constand, a former employee of Temple University's women's basketball program, back in 2004.

He has said the sexual encounter was consensual.

Cosby's first trial ended in a hung jury in June, setting the stage for a retrial.
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Cosby retrial delayed: Vernon Odom reports during Action News at 12:30 p.m. on August 22, 2017.

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Cosby in court for hearing: Matt O'Donnell reports during the Action News Update at 10 a.m. on August 22, 2017.

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Watch the report from Action News at 4:30 p.m. on Aug. 21, 2017.

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