After serving just two and a half years of his three to ten year prison sentence, Bill Cosby has been released.

In 2018 Mr Cosby was convicted of drugging and sexually assaulting Andrea Constand at his home in 2004.  At his sentencing, Cosby was classified as a ‘sexually violent predator’ who will be registered on the sex offender list for the rest of his life.  It is therefore difficult to understand why he has now been freed.  Was Bill Cosby released early due to his good behaviour?  No.  Pennsylvania State Supreme Court judges overturned his conviction, stating the actor’s due process rights had been violated.  For, at his trial, prosecution lawyers used a deposition from a previous civil case brought against him.  In the civil case, Cosby admitted sexuall