Under that designation, Cosby will have to undergo monthly counselling and register as a sex offender with police for the rest of his life.
The retrial was hailed as a victory for the #MeToo movement, but given that the trial's outcome indicated that Cosby could be sentenced to a more than a decade in prison, some might be disappointed in the actual sentence that was handed to "America's Dad".
Tuesday's sentencing was a reckoning accusers and prosecutors said was decades in the making. Cosby was led away from the courtroom in handcuffs and will begin serving his prison sentence immediately.
Prosecutors are expected to seek a lengthy sentence, citing the nature of Cosby's crime as well as his alleged history of misconduct.
O'Neill's ruling on Cosby's status will not impact the ultimate sentence.
"But I'm very happy to know that Mr. Cosby will do time in prison - that he's touchable like he touched us", Lasha said.
Montgomery County Court of Common Pleas Judge Steven O'Neill said he would hand down the entertainer's sentence on Tuesday afternoon.
She summed up the effect: "Bill Cosby took my attractive, healthy young spirit and crushed it".
According to Wyatt, the "sexist and racist" mass media did not allow Cosby's record as "one of the greatest civil rights leaders in the United States for over the last 50 years" to be brought up in court.
Constand, who is 45, was Temple University's women's basketball administrator at the time of the assault. Cosby was denied bail and serves the full term, he'll be 91 when he's released.
Cosbywas convicted for violating Andrea Constand at his estate in 2004.
"This is a serious crime", said O'Neill, who rejected the defense request for house arrest, partial confinement, and even a chance to serve the sentence in the county jail as opposed to state prison.
It was the second time Cosby had stood trial for the allegations, after an earlier jury failed to reach a verdict in June 2017. He said Cosby "could quite possibly be a danger to the community". Montgomery County District Attorney Kevin Steele said at a news conference, "Finally, Bill Cosby has been unmasked, and we have seen the real man as he is headed off to prison".
General Assembly, calling the allegations against his nominee for a lifetime post on the top US court politically motivated. The second claim against Mr Kavanaugh dates to the 1983-84 academic year, which was his first at Yale University .
Former Chelsea goalkeeper Asmir Begovic has shared his thoughts regarding Eden Hazard's excellent record from the spot. Sarri said: " David Luiz is in Cobham, because he's playing very often now after six months without playing".
"I would say 75% of them are now managers, Nuno reaches the Premier League level and reached it be his own merit and credit". Wolves have benefited from close links with Portuguese super-agent Jorge Mendes, who also represents Mourinho.
Saudi Arabia, Russia and the USA are the world's three largest oil producers. "Saudi Arabia now faces a dilemma", Fritsch said. Prices were supported by sanctions on Iranian supplies and pressured by the potential that Chinese demand could wane.
Allen hurdled Vikings linebacker Anthony Barr on a run for a first down, and took a solid hit as he completed the run. The Vikings , on the other hand, were on the wrong end of the most shocking game of the 2018 season thus far.
Chelsea's inability to break down West Ham United on Sunday was overshadowed by a stunning stat about their midfielder Jorginho . That's why I was a bit frustrated and disappointed to be substituted, but the coach made his choice and you have to respect it.
A max contract has been on the table for Towns to accept for months, only for him to delay signing the deal. Butler will be a free agent next summer and the T-Wolves owner is not prepared to lose him for nothing.
Following the Wyndham, the top 125 players advance to the Northern Trust via the same points system that is in place now. We're quickly nearing the start of the 2018 Tour Championship , the fourth and final event of the FedEx Cup Playoffs.
But multiple other sources said that Rosenstein had been summoned to the White House, where he was expected to be dismissed. In a radio interview aired on Monday, Mr Trump said he had not decided whether to fire Mr Rosenstein.
Dassault Aviation, the makers of Rafale, had chosen Reliance Defence as its partner to fulfil offset obligations of the deal. And the ex-president of France has said that in that meeting I was clearly told that the contract had to go to Mr Ambani.
Liverpool's serene dominance in the Premier League continued this afternoon as the Reds cruised past Southampton 3-0 at Anfield . It's my job to sometimes deliver news nobody wants to hear. "We saw that we had a few problems". "It's just good to have him".
'Paul is not second captain - I don't have to explain'
Express Sport understands the World Cup victor is interested in a return to Juventus, from whom United signed him. Asked what was stopping United from attacking, Pogba replied: 'I can't tell you because I'm a player.
Indian sailor Abhilash Tomy rescued at sea after injury
He managed to send a message saying he has a severe back injury and is immobilised, unable to eat or drink. "Can't walk. Having that", he said, and added that he was vomiting continuously and had a burning sensation in his chest.
Timberwolves say they intend to keep Butler
That has been followed by some scrambling on the Wolves side regarding the front office and ownership being on the same page. But Butler's long-term aim is clear: He wants to form the NBA's next superteam or lure Irving his way.
India 'arrogant' for cancelling rare meeting: Pakistan's Khan
"However, all my life I have come across small men occupying big offices who do not have the vision to see the larger picture". Kumar, however, had not specified a date for the meeting but sources told Geo News that it was scheduled for September 27.
Mkhitaryan aiming for glory with Europa specialist Emery
Torreira's injury comes at a bad time for the Arsenal , as the Gunners prepare to face Everton in the Premier League on Sunday. Experience is important to play each match in the Premier League especially because the competition is stronger.
Indian flight turns back after 30 passengers report sick
Mr Sharma said , "I was sitting on an aisle seat when suddenly air pressure in the cabin dropped and oxygen masks came down". Others posted videos from the cabin, showing passengers sitting quietly and breathing through oxygen masks.
Cruz, O'Rourke Hold First Debate In Dallas
Like Sanders, Cruz said O'Rourke believes in socialism. "Sorry you don't like thoughts and prayers", Mr. Cruz said with a smile, before saying after it he "faced a choice". "Cruz, for your public service".