Cosby’s dozens of alleged assault victims in 2015. She alleges that Cosby drugged and raped her in 1990 under the guise of serving as her acting mentor.
The two met on The Cosby Show set when the actress guest-starred on the sitcom in a bit part as Mrs. Minifield in 1984. Her newly filed lawsuit falls in line with New Jersey’s two-year look-back window, which allows sexual abuse survivors to bring forth civil claims on their attackers even if the assault occurred outside of the traditional statute of limitations.
Bernard is reportedly seeking no less than $25 million, according to documents obtained by Yahoo Entertainment. “I have waited a long time to be able to pursue my case in court and I look forward to being heard and to hold CosbyRead more on essence.com