Criminal sex assault case against Bill Cosby can proceed, Pennsylvania judge rules 02/03/2016 3:52 pm PST Comments Ed Hille-Pool/Getty Images via KTLA: NORRISTOWN, Pa. -- (KTLA/CNN) -- The sexual assault case in Pennsylvania against Bill Cosby will go forward. A judge in Montgomery County ruled that the criminal case stemming from alleged unwanted sexual contact Cosby had with Andrea Constand will proceed. Cosby's lawyers had argued that the case was barred by a “promise” made in 2005 by then-District Attorney Bruce Castor never to prosecute him. The judge on Wednesday ruled “there was no basis to grant the relief requested” by Cosby. FULL STORY: Criminal sex assault case against Bill Cosby can proceed, Pennsylvania judge rules - KTLA #BillCosby #Pennsylvania #SexualAssault Related Stories Bill Cosby says he couldn't have raped because he is blind Three more women accuse Bill Cosby of sexually inappropriate behavior Bill Cosby counter-suing 7 accusers, claims false accusations Bill Cosby arraigned in 2004 sex assault case; free on $1M bail Waiting for your permission to load facebook comments.