Cosby to testify in sex assault case

FILE - In this Nov. 6, 2014 file photo, entertainer Bill Cosby gestures during an interview at the Smithsonian's National Museum of African Art in Washington. Model Chloe Goins sued Cosby in a Los Angeles federal court on Tuesday, Oct. 6, 2015, claiming the comedian sexually assualted her in 2008 at the Playboy Mansion. Cosby's attorney has previously denied Goins' accusations, which are now also being reviewed by Los Angeles prosecutors for a possible criminal case. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci, File)

LOS ANGELES, CA (WWLP) – Bill Cosby will testify under oath in a sex assault case for the first time in ten years.

On Friday, the comedian will give a deposition in a civil suit brought by Judith Huth, who says she was assaulted by Cosby at the Playboy Mansion in the 1970’s when she was just 15-years-old.

A judge in Los Angeles ruled that Cosby must be interviewed under oath. Huth will be interviewed later this month.

Huth says Cosby gave her alcohol before the assault. She’s among more than two-dozen women who accuse Cosby of raping them, sometimes after he reportedly drugged them.

He admitted to giving sedatives to women he wanted to have sex with, but maintains the encounters were consensual. Cosby has not been charged with a crime.

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