Michael R. Sisak
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Judge rejects Weinstein's bid to throw out sexual assault charges
A New York judge has rejected Harvey Weinstein's bid to throw out the most serious charges in his sexual assault case, dealing a blow to the disgraced movie mogul as he sought to limit the scope of his looming trial and any potential punishment.
Misconduct charges grow against Cuba Gooding Jr.
In what's quickly become a familiar scene, Cuba Gooding Jr. trotted into court Thursday to face yet more charges in his New York City sexual misconduct case, accused for the third time of groping or touching a woman at a Manhattan night spot.
Conor McGregor pleads guilty to disorderly conduct for role in backstage melee
Mixed martial arts star Conor McGregor has pleaded guilty to disorderly conduct in exchange for community service to resolve charges stemming from a backstage melee at a New York City arena.
Bill Cosby retrial: jury filled as defence alleges discrimination
The jury that will weigh sexual assault charges against Bill Cosby was filled out Wednesday, with several more jurors picked in quick succession after the comedian's defense team accused prosecutors of racial discrimination for excluding a black woman from the panel.